Valley Stream South 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
150 Jedwood Pl
Valley Stream, NY 11581
Phone
(516) 791-0310
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
1249
Classroom Teachers
97

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New York

9

(10 is best)

Better than 88.3% of NY schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

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

Grade 7

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
60%
43%
62%
41%
57%
45%
60%
43%
62%
41%
57%
45%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

100 80 60 40 20 0
80%
48%
77%
48%
82%
47%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 10

100 80 60 40 20 0
97%
91%
97%
92%
97%
90%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
13
13
12
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
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 7 194 15.5%
Grade 8 189 15.1%
Grade 9 208 16.7%
Grade 10 219 17.5%
Grade 11 203 16.3%
Grade 12 199 15.9%
Total 1249 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 16.4% 17.0% 43.4%
Black 28.5% 30.2% 17.1%
Hispanic 31.1% 29.6% 28.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 23.4% 21.9% 9.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 1.2% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 29.5% 31.8% 52.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 25.7% 27.9% 49.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.8% 3.9% 3.3%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 63,170 19,453,561
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 9,931.9 410
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.8% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.8% 17.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 32.0% 33.8%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.6% 26.5%
65 OR OLDER 15.8% 16.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 19,270 7,343,234
Single Parent Households With Children 9.4% 10.4%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 90.6% 86.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 40.1% 36.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 33.3% 18.8%
$100,000 - $149,999 24.1% 15.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.9% 12.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 13.2% 15.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 8.8% 14.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 5.0% 12.4%
$15,000 or less 3.6% 11.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $15,495 $69,603,000 61.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,613 $7,245,000 6.3%
Staff $885 $3,974,000 3.5%
General Administration $498 $2,238,000 2.0%
School Administration $915 $4,111,000 3.6%
Operation $1,665 $7,481,000 6.6%
Transportation $897 $4,031,000 3.5%
Other $892 $4,007,000 3.5%
Total Support $7,366 $33,087,000 29.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,554 $11,472,000 10.0%
Total Expenditures $25,415 $114,162,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,803 $23,680,031,000 57.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $635 $1,709,426,000 4.1%
Staff $532 $1,431,891,000 3.4%
General Administration $321 $863,301,000 2.1%
School Administration $609 $1,637,416,000 3.9%
Operation $1,063 $2,858,960,000 6.9%
Transportation $861 $2,315,105,000 5.6%
Other $389 $1,045,208,000 2.5%
Total Support $4,410 $11,861,307,000 28.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,230 $5,998,138,000 14.4%
Total Expenditures $15,443 $41,539,476,000 100.0%
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%