Valley Stream South High School

Tel: (516)791-0310
  • Valley Stream South High School serves 1,275 students in grades 7-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the NY average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 55%.
  • Valley Stream South High School operates within the Valley Stream Central High School District.
  • Valley Stream Central High School District's 100% graduation rate is higher than the NY state average of 87%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1275 students has declined by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 92 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 1,275 students
Valley Stream South High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Valley Stream South High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 92 teachers
Valley Stream South High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Valley Stream South High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.75 is more than the state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Valley Stream South High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
20%
9%
Valley Stream South High School Asian Students (1991-2015)
Hispanic
29%
25%
Valley Stream South High School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
26%
18%
Valley Stream South High School Black Students (1997-2015)
White
25%
45%
Valley Stream South High School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Valley Stream South High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Valley Stream South High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.75 0.37
Valley Stream South High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
22%
45%
Valley Stream South High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
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.
5%
6%
Valley Stream South High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2015)

District Comparison

  • Valley Stream Central High School District's student population of 4,482 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 100% has increased from 99% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $23,298 in this district is less than the state average of $32,940. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $22,285 is less than the state average of $31,547. The district spending/student has grown by 11% over four years.
School District Name Valley Stream Central High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
2
Number of Students Managed 4,482 935
Valley Stream Central High School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 100% 87%
Valley Stream Central High School District Graduation Rate (2000-2010)
District Total Revenue $107 MM $31 MM
Valley Stream Central High School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $102 MM $30 MM
Valley Stream Central High School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $23,298 $32,940
Valley Stream Central High School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $22,285 $31,547
Valley Stream Central High School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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