Sachem High School East

  • Sachem High School East serves 2,345 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 96% (which is higher than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 97% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Sachem High School East's student population of 2,345 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 144 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,345 students
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Total Classroom Teachers144 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sachem High School East's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sachem High School East is 0.33, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#126 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
96%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
97%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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Asian
6%
9%
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Hispanic
11%
26%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
81%
44%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sachem High School East.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.330.39
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Graduation Rate
95%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSachem Central School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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