Sawmill Intermediate School

103 New Hwy
Commack, NY 11725
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 552 students in grades 3-5, Sawmill Intermediate School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45% (which is lower than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 46% (which is lower 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 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 3-5
  • Enrollment: 552 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 35%
  • : Bottom 50% in NY
  • : 45% (Btm 50%)
  • : 46% (Btm 50%)
  • : 90-94% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Sawmill Intermediate School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

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School Overview

Sawmill Intermediate School's student population of 552 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 3-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
552 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
52 teachers
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School Rankings

Sawmill Intermediate School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 4,377 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Sawmill Intermediate School is 0.54, 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)
#2334 out of 4377 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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45%
46%
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46%
49%
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90-94%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Sawmill Intermediate 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
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
14%
10%
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Hispanic
16%
29%
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Black
3%
16%
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White
65%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.54
This chart display the diversity score of Sawmill Intermediate School and the public school average diversity score 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
13%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
3%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Sawmill Intermediate School's ranking?
Sawmill Intermediate School is ranked #2334 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New York.
What schools are Sawmill Intermediate School often compared to?
Sawmill Intermediate Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Burr Intermediate School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
45% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 46% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
How many students attend Sawmill Intermediate School?
552 students attend Sawmill Intermediate School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
65% of Sawmill Intermediate School students are White, 16% of students are Hispanic, 14% of students are Asian, 3% of students are Black, and 2% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Sawmill Intermediate School?
Sawmill Intermediate School has a student ration of 11:1, which is equal to the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Sawmill Intermediate School offer ?
Sawmill Intermediate School offers enrollment in grades 3-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Sawmill Intermediate School part of?
Sawmill Intermediate School is part of Commack Union Free School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 3-5
  • Enrollment: 552 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 35%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 45% (Btm 50%)
  • : 46% (Btm 50%)
  • : 90-94% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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