Wheatley School

  • Wheatley School serves 722 students in grades 8-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 95% (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 92% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Wheatley School's student population of 722 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 70 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students722 students
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Total Classroom Teachers70 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wheatley School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wheatley School is 0.41, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. 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#371 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
95%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
92%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:114:1
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Asian
21%
9%
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Hispanic
5%
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
74%
44%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wheatley School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.410.71
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Graduation Rate≥95%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEAST WILLISTON UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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