Northport Senior High School

154 Laurel Hill Rd
Northport, NY 11768
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 10%
Serving 1,733 students in grades 9-12, Northport Senior High School ranks in the top 10% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 98% (which is higher than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is equal to the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,733 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • : 97% (Top 5% in NY)
  • : Top 10%
  • : 98% (Top 5%)
  • : 70-74% (Top 20%)
  • : 95% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Northport Senior High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Northport Senior High School's student population of 1,733 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 161 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,733 students
This chart displays total students of Northport Senior High School by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
161 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Northport Senior High School ranks within the top 10% of all 4,377 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Northport Senior High School is 0.31, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (NY)
#317 out of 4377 schools
(Top 10%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Northport Senior High School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
98%
46%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Northport Senior High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
70-74%
49%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Northport Senior High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
95%
78%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Northport Senior High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of Northport Senior High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
3%
10%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Northport Senior High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
12%
29%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Northport Senior High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
1%
16%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Northport Senior High School and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
82%
41%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Northport Senior High School and the percentage of White public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in Northport Senior High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Northport Senior High School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in New York.
0.31
This chart displays the diversity score of Northport Senior High School and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
97%
87%
This chart displays graduation rate of Northport Senior High School and public school graduation rate of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
51%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Northport Senior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Northport Senior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Northport Senior High School's ranking?
Northport Senior High School is ranked #317 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the top 10% of public schools in New York.
What schools are Northport Senior High School often compared to?
Northport Senior High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Commack High School, Harborfields High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
98% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 70-74% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
What is the graduation rate of Northport Senior High School?
The graduation rate of Northport Senior High School is 97%, which is higher than the New York state average of 87%.
How many students attend Northport Senior High School?
1,733 students attend Northport Senior High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
82% of Northport Senior High School students are White, 12% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Asian, 2% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Northport Senior High School?
Northport Senior High School has a student ration of 11:1, which is equal to the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Northport Senior High School offer ?
Northport Senior High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Northport Senior High School part of?
Northport Senior High School is part of Northport-East Northport Union Free School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,733 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • : 97% (Top 5%)
  • : Top 10%
  • : 98% (Top 5%)
  • : 70-74% (Top 20%)
  • : 95% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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