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Great Neck South High School
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  • Public
  • GREAT NECK, NY

Report Card

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A+
  2. Diversity
    grade A minus
  3. Teachers
    grade A+
  4. College Prep
    grade A+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade A+
  6. Health & Safety
    grade A+
  7. Administration
    grade A+
  8. Sports
    grade B+
  9. Food
    grade B minus
  10. Resources & Facilities
    grade A

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Great Neck South High School is a top rated, public school located in GREAT NECK, NY. It has 1,250 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 10 to 1. According to state test scores, 99% of students are at least proficient in math and 99% in reading.

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Great Neck South High School Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
99%
Percent Proficient - Math
99%
Average Graduation Rate
97%
Average SAT
1380
561 responses
Average ACT
31
170 responses
AP Enrollment
46%

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Living in the Area

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C minus
  2. Good for Families
    grade A+
  3. Housing
    grade C+
Median Household Income
$177,500
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$3,501
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$1,194,200
National
$217,500

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
grade A+
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
85%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 26 responses
Poll
65%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 26 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 42 responses
  • Performing Arts Performances
    19%
  • Practicing and Performing for International Night
    19%
  • Fashion Show
    14%
  • Class Clash
    12%
  • GNPS/TV 75
    7%
  • Stage Crew
    7%
  • Spirit Week
    5%

Students

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,250
Free or Reduced Lunch
21%
90%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 29 responses
72%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 29 responses
45%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 29 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
10:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$129,517
Teachers in First/Second Year
2.8%
78%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 37 responses
78%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 37 responses
81%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 37 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade A+
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Very High
Boys Athletic Participation
Very High
Expenses Per Student
$32,038 / year
National
$12,239
88%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 34 responses
74%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 34 responses
79%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 34 responses

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