South Orangetown Central School District

160 Van Wyck Rd
Blauvelt, NY 10913-1299
(District boundaries shown in map)
8/
10
Top 30%

Top Rankings

South Orangetown Central School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in New York for:

Category
Attribute
Science Proficiency
Highest science proficiency (Top 20%)
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 5%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there is 1 public high school serving 945 students in South Orangetown Central School District. This district's average high testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public high schools in New York.
Public High School in South Orangetown Central School District have an average math proficiency score of 98% (versus the New York public high school average of 67%), and reading proficiency score of 80% (versus the 59% statewide average).
Public High School in South Orangetown Central School District have a Graduation Rate of 98%, which is more than the New York average of 88%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Tappan Zee High School, with 98% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in New York or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the New York public high school average of 58% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Overview

This School District
This State (NY)
# Schools
4 Schools
1,466 Schools
# Students
2,768 Students
954,317 Students
# Teachers
265 Teachers
85,143 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
10:1

District Rank

South Orangetown Central School District, which is ranked #312 of all 1,019 school districts in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2021-2022 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 97% has increased from 95% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (NY)
#285 out of 1020 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of South Orangetown Central   School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
59%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of South Orangetown Central   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of NY by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
52%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of South Orangetown Central   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of NY by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
91%
78%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of South Orangetown Central   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of NY by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
97%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of South Orangetown Central   School District and public school graduation rate of NY by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.54
0.72
# American Indian Students
n/a
6,794 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
232 Students
86,595 Students
% Asian Students
8%
9%
# Hispanic Students
555 Students
264,583 Students
% Hispanic Students
20%
28%
# Black Students
45 Students
172,056 Students
% Black Students
2%
18%
# White Students
1,790 Students
396,476 Students
% White Students
65%
41%
# Hawaiian Students
5 Students
2,579 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
141 Students
25,494 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
1,720
# Students in K Grade:
205
7,400
# Students in 1st Grade:
175
8,089
# Students in 2nd Grade:
194
8,114
# Students in 3rd Grade:
207
7,841
# Students in 4th Grade:
197
7,914
# Students in 5th Grade:
194
8,664
# Students in 6th Grade:
212
22,216
# Students in 7th Grade:
196
33,641
# Students in 8th Grade:
241
36,850
# Students in 9th Grade:
229
208,652
# Students in 10th Grade:
216
198,832
# Students in 11th Grade:
241
188,822
# Students in 12th Grade:
253
188,400
# Ungraded Students:
8
27,162

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $36,757 is higher than the state median of $31,092. The school district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $35,720 is higher than the state median of $31,961. The school district spending/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
This School District
This State (NY)
Total Revenue
$102 MM
$78,541 MM
This chart display total revenue of South Orangetown Central   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$99 MM
$80,737 MM
This chart display total spending of South Orangetown Central   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$36,757
$31,092
This chart display average revenue per public school student in South Orangetown Central   School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$35,720
$31,961
This chart display average spending per public school student in South Orangetown Central   School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best South Orangetown Central School District Public High Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Tappan Zee High School
(Math: 98% | Reading: ≥80%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
15 Dutch Hill Rd
Orangeburg, NY 10962
(845) 680-1606
Grades: 9-12
| 945 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 4 schools
  • Grades: KG-12
  • Enrollment: 2,768 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 35%
  • : 97% (Top 5% in NY)
  • : Top 30%
  • : 59% (Top 30%)
  • : 52% (Top 50%)
  • : 91% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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