West Islip Union Free School District

100 Sherman Ave
West Islip, NY 11795-3237
(District boundaries shown in map)
7/
10
Top 50%

Top Rankings

West Islip Union Free School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in New York for:

Category
Attribute
Math Proficiency
Highest math 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 are 6 public elementary schools serving 2,653 students in West Islip Union Free School District. This district's average elementary testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public elementary schools in New York.
Public Elementary Schools in West Islip Union Free School District have an average math proficiency score of 48% (versus the New York public elementary school average of 41%), and reading proficiency score of 46% (versus the 48% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the New York public elementary school average of 60% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (NY)
# Schools
7 Schools
3,684 Schools
# Students
3,949 Students
1,759,927 Students
# Teachers
370 Teachers
151,317 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1

District Rank

West Islip Union Free School District, which is ranked #325 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 96% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School District
State Average (NY)
#333 out of 1020 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of West Islip Union Free   School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
62%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of West Islip Union Free   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.
48%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of West Islip 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 2021-22 school year data.
96%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of West Islip Union Free   School District and public school graduation rate of NY by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.31
0.72
# American Indian Students
4 Students
13,510 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
73 Students
172,217 Students
% Asian Students
2%
10%
# Hispanic Students
496 Students
516,527 Students
% Hispanic Students
13%
29%
# Black Students
17 Students
293,377 Students
% Black Students
n/a
17%
# White Students
3,249 Students
701,079 Students
% White Students
82%
40%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
4,063 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
109 Students
59,143 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
159
54,907
# Students in K Grade:
286
172,061
# Students in 1st Grade:
244
175,816
# Students in 2nd Grade:
268
179,820
# Students in 3rd Grade:
266
179,541
# Students in 4th Grade:
254
182,709
# Students in 5th Grade:
272
184,133
# Students in 6th Grade:
284
186,473
# Students in 7th Grade:
292
164,449
# Students in 8th Grade:
313
164,890
# Students in 9th Grade:
310
23,919
# Students in 10th Grade:
316
22,793
# Students in 11th Grade:
328
20,701
# Students in 12th Grade:
337
20,324
# Ungraded Students:
20
27,391

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $32,355 is higher than the state median of $31,092. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $32,190 is higher than the state median of $31,961. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (NY)
Total Revenue (20-21)
$128 MM
$78,541 MM
This chart display total revenue of West Islip Union Free   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 (20-21)
$127 MM
$80,737 MM
This chart display total spending of West Islip Union Free   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 (20-21)
$32,355
$31,092
This chart display average revenue per public school student in West Islip Union Free   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 (20-21)
$32,190
$31,961
This chart display average spending per public school student in West Islip Union Free   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 West Islip Union Free School District Public Elementary Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Beach Street Middle School
(Math: 58% | Reading: 65-69%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
17 Beach St
West Islip, NY 11795
(631) 930-1600
Grades: 6-8
| 432 students
Rank: #22.
Paul J Bellew Elementary School
(Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
25 Higbie Ln
West Islip, NY 11795
(631) 504-5680
Grades: PK-5
| 455 students
Rank: #33.
Bayview Elementary School
(Math: 55-59% | Reading: 30-34%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
165 Snedecor Ave
West Islip, NY 11795
(631) 504-5600
Grades: PK-5
| 393 students
Rank: #44.
Udall Road Middle School
(Math: 35% | Reading: 45-49%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
900 Udall Rd
West Islip, NY 11795
(631) 930-1650
Grades: 6-8
| 462 students
Rank: #55.
Manetuck Elementary School
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
800 Van Buren Ave
West Islip, NY 11795
(631) 504-5640
Grades: PK-5
| 500 students
Rank: #66.
Oquenock Elementary School
(Math: 45-49% | Reading: 30-34%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
425 Spruce Ave
West Islip, NY 11795
(631) 504-5660
Grades: PK-5
| 411 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 7 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 3,949 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • : 96% (Top 5% in NY)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 62% (Top 20%)
  • : 48% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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