Smithtown High School East

Tel: (631)382-2705
Grades 9-12
1,698 students
Smithtown High School East serves 1,698 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NY average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 54%.
Smithtown High School East operates within the Smithtown Central School District.
Smithtown Central School District's 98% graduation rate is higher than the NY state average of 87%.

School Overview

The student population of 1698 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 102 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,698 students
Smithtown High School East Total Students (2006-2014)
Gender % Smithtown High School East Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 102 teachers
Smithtown High School East Total Teachers (2006-2014)
Students by Grade Smithtown High School East Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 14:1
Smithtown High School East Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2014)
Asian
4%
9%
Smithtown High School East Asian Students (2006-2013)
Hispanic
5%
25%
Smithtown High School East Black Students (2006-2013)
White
91%
46%
Smithtown High School East White Students (2006-2013)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.17 0.36
Smithtown High School East Diversity Score (2006-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
3%
42%
Smithtown High School East Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
1%
5%
Smithtown High School East Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2014)

District Comparison

Smithtown Central School District's student population of 10,062 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 98% has increased from 96% over five years.
The revenue/student of $19,219 in this district is less than the state average of $23,859. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $19,485 is less than the state average of $24,841. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Smithtown Central School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
2
Number of Students Managed 10,062 926
Smithtown Central   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 98% 87%
Smithtown Central   School District Graduation Rate (2001-2014)
District Total Revenue $209 MM $29 MM
Smithtown Central   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $212 MM $30 MM
Smithtown Central   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $19,219 $23,859
Smithtown Central   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $19,485 $24,841
Smithtown Central   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Centereach High School (3.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Nesaquake Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dogwood Elementary School (1 miles away)
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  • Saint JamesNesaquake Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 810 students
    0.9 miles
    479 Edgewood Ave
    Saint JamesNY 11780
    (631)382-5105
    0.96-8810
  • SmithtownDogwood Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 403 students
    1 miles
    50 Dogwood Dr
    SmithtownNY 11787
    (631)382-4255
    1KG-5403
  • Saint JamesSaint James Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 700 students
    1 miles
    580 Lake Ave
    Saint JamesNY 11780
    (631)382-4455
    1KG-5700
  • Saint JamesMills Pond Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 472 students
    1.3 miles
    246 Moriches Rd
    Saint JamesNY 11780
    (631)382-4305
    1.3KG-5472
  • NesconsetGreat Hollow Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 975 students
    1.9 miles
    150 Southern Blvd
    NesconsetNY 11767
    (631)382-2805
    1.96-8975

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5.0  2/1/2010
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