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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 5 public schools managed by Wantagh Union Free School District serving 2,966 students in Wantagh, New York.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the New York state average of 56%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is less than the state average of 14:1.

Wantagh Union Free School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Wantagh Forest Lake School
    3100 Beltagh Ave
    Wantagh, NY 11793
    (516)679-6470

    Grades: K-6 | 373 students
  • Wantagh Mandalay School
    2667 Bayview Ave
    Wantagh, NY 11793
    (516)679-6390

    Grades: K-5 | 260 students
  • Wantagh Wantagh Middle School
    3299 Beltagh Ave
    Wantagh, NY 11793
    (516)679-6350

    Grades: 6-8 | 693 students
  • Wantagh Wantagh School
    1765 Beech St
    Wantagh, NY 11793
    (516)679-6480

    Grades: K-5 | 642 students
  • Wantagh Wantagh Senior High School
    3297 Beltagh Ave
    Wantagh, NY 11793
    (516)679-6401

    Grades: 9-12 | 998 students

Overview

School District NameWantagh Union Free School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students2,966 students
# of Teachers222 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
# of Male Students1,457 students
% Male Students
49%
# of Female Students1,509 students
% Female Students
51%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.22
# of American Indian Students1 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students77 students
% Asian Students
3%
# of Hispanic Students198 students
% Hispanic Students
7%
# of Black Students4 students
% Black Students
n/a
# of White Students2,622 students
% White Students
88%
# of Hawaiian Students1 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students63 students
% of Two or more races Students
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:212
# of Students in 1st Grade:205
# of Students in 2nd Grade:220
# of Students in 3rd Grade:196
# of Students in 4th Grade:218
# of Students in 5th Grade:221
# of Students in 6th Grade:229
# of Students in 7th Grade:223
# of Students in 8th Grade:242
# of Students in 9th Grade:231
# of Students in 10th Grade:237
# of Students in 11th Grade:249
# of Students in 12th Grade:281
# of Ungraded Students:2

District Comparison

  • Wantagh Union Free School District, which is ranked within the top 10% of all 771 school districts in New York (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 98% has increased from 97% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NY)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wantagh Union Free 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
98%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Wantagh Union Free School District and public school graduation rate of NY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $20,015 in this school district is less than the state average of $31,520. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $20,433 is less than the state average of $32,967. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NY)
Total Revenue$66 MM$29 MM
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Spending$68 MM$30 MM
This chart display total spending of Wantagh Union Free School District and average spending for each school distric in NY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$20,015$31,520
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Wantagh Union Free School District and average revenue per public school student in NY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$20,433$32,967
This chart display average spending per public school student in Wantagh Union Free School District and average spending per public school student in NY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Wantagh Union Free School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.22, which is lower than the New York average of 0.39. The most diverse school in the district is Forest Lake School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New York or national school diversity statistics.