Valley Stream Central High School

Serves grades 10 - 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
135 Fletcher Ave
Valley Stream, NY 11580
Phone
(516) 561-4410
District
VALLEY STREAM CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
NASSAU COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
942
Classroom Teachers
56

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New York

6

(10 is best)

Better than 53.7% of NY schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

Valley Stream Central High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 80 76
Proficiency in Reading 95 84
Proficiency in Math 64 67

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 16.74
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.01
AVG FOR STATE 12.73
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
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 0 0.0%
Grade 8 0 0.0%
Grade 9 0 0.0%
Grade 10 290 30.8%
Grade 11 332 35.2%
Grade 12 320 34.0%
Total 942 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 8.9% 19.2% 44.0%
Black 41.1% 29.8% 17.3%
Hispanic 28.4% 28.7% 27.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 20.2% 21.1% 9.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.4% 1.2% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 41.0% 33.1% 53.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 35.5% 28.6% 49.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.5% 4.5% 3.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 62,562 19,542,209
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 9,836.3 412
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.6% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.7% 17.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 31.5% 34.0%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.7% 26.7%
65 OR OLDER 15.5% 15.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 19,185 7,316,537
Single Parent Households With Children 10.7% 10.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 90.7% 86.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 39.7% 35.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 32.4% 17.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 22.7% 15.4%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.3% 11.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 13.5% 15.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 8.9% 15.0%
$15,000 - $29,999 5.4% 12.9%
$15,000 or less 3.7% 11.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $15,352 $68,454,568 59.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,637 $7,299,383 6.4%
Staff $856 $3,816,904 3.3%
General Administration $482 $2,149,238 1.9%
School Administration $936 $4,173,624 3.6%
Operation $1,656 $7,384,104 6.4%
Transportation $827 $3,687,593 3.2%
Other $893 $3,981,887 3.5%
Total Support $7,287 $32,492,733 28.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,080 $13,733,720 12.0%
Total Expenditures $25,719 $114,681,021 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,565 $23,130,768,419 57.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $617 $1,667,305,640 4.2%
Staff $511 $1,380,892,424 3.4%
General Administration $315 $849,713,552 2.1%
School Administration $593 $1,601,010,298 4.0%
Operation $1,022 $2,759,510,008 6.9%
Transportation $819 $2,212,954,110 5.5%
Other $371 $1,001,621,336 2.5%
Total Support $4,248 $11,473,049,755 28.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,038 $5,503,281,991 13.7%
Total Expenditures $14,851 $40,107,079,029 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%