Sewanhaka High School

Serves grades 7 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
500 Tulip Ave
Floral Park, NY 11001
Phone
(516) 488-9600
District
SEWANHAKA CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
NASSAU COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1613
Classroom Teachers
112

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New York

6

(10 is best)

Better than 50.4% of NY schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

Sewanhaka High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 41 41
Proficiency in Reading 38 40
Proficiency in Math 44 42

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 25 37
Proficiency in Reading 43 47
Proficiency in Math 7.0 27

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 80 72
Proficiency in Reading 90 79
Proficiency in Math 70 65

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.37
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.22
AVG FOR STATE 17.74
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 0 0.0%
Kindergarten 0 0.0%
Grade 1 0 0.0%
Grade 2 0 0.0%
Grade 3 0 0.0%
Grade 4 0 0.0%
Grade 5 0 0.0%
Grade 6 0 0.0%
Grade 7 243 15.1%
Grade 8 271 16.8%
Grade 9 271 16.8%
Grade 10 274 17.0%
Grade 11 268 16.6%
Grade 12 285 17.7%
Total 1613 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 15.3% 35.8% 45.1%
Black 32.2% 25.7% 17.7%
Hispanic 30.1% 18.2% 26.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 21.2% 19.8% 9.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.1% 0.5% 0.9%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 46.2% 29.3% 38.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 37.8% 24.2% 34.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.5% 5.1% 3.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 127,189 19,542,209
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 11,002.4 412
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.0% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.3% 17.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 32.3% 34.0%
45-64 YEARS OLD 29.0% 26.7%
65 OR OLDER 15.4% 15.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 37,514 7,316,537
Single Parent Households With Children 7.3% 10.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 89.9% 86.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 36.8% 35.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 28.6% 17.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 24.3% 15.4%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.2% 11.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 13.1% 15.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 10.1% 15.0%
$15,000 - $29,999 7.0% 12.9%
$15,000 or less 3.6% 11.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $14,029 $114,153,973 59.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,426 $11,603,362 6.0%
Staff $583 $4,743,871 2.5%
General Administration $455 $3,702,335 1.9%
School Administration $804 $6,542,148 3.4%
Operation $1,473 $11,985,801 6.2%
Transportation $967 $7,868,479 4.1%
Other $337 $2,742,169 1.4%
Total Support $6,044 $49,180,028 25.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,690 $30,025,530 15.5%
Total Expenditures $23,763 $193,359,531 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $15,970 $59,254,908,392 60.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $510 $1,891,198,689 1.9%
Staff $414 $1,534,327,757 1.6%
General Administration $269 $996,880,601 1.0%
School Administration $715 $2,653,908,303 2.7%
Operation $1,883 $6,987,299,924 7.1%
Transportation $1,211 $4,493,914,443 4.6%
Other $586 $2,174,575,231 2.2%
Total Support $5,588 $20,732,154,849 21.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,893 $18,154,010,675 18.5%
Total Expenditures $26,450 $98,141,082,849 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%