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Smithtown High School East
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  • Public
  • SAINT JAMES, NY

Report Card

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

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Smithtown High School East is a highly rated, public school located in SAINT JAMES, NY. It has 1,523 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 11 to 1. According to state test scores, 97% of students are at least proficient in math and 98% in reading.

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Smithtown High School East Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
98%
Percent Proficient - Math
97%
Average Graduation Rate
99%
Average SAT
1250
442 responses
Average ACT
28
195 responses
AP Enrollment
38%

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Living in the Area

grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C minus
  2. Good for Families
    grade A
  3. Housing
    grade C+
Median Household Income
$115,580
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$1,808
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$459,600
National
$217,500

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
grade A minus
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
86%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 22 responses
Poll
68%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 22 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 65 responses
  • Playing on a sports team
    22%
  • After school activities
    20%
  • Pep rally
    20%
  • Sporting events
    12%
  • Symphonic band
    8%
  • School Musical
    6%
  • County math competition
    3%

Students

Diversity
grade C+
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,523
Free or Reduced Lunch
8%
82%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 22 responses
48%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 21 responses
82%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 22 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
11:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$105,288
Teachers in First/Second Year
0.6%
68%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 31 responses
81%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 31 responses
74%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 31 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade A minus
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Very High
Boys Athletic Participation
Very High
Expenses Per Student
$26,080 / year
National
$12,239
74%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 35 responses
51%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 35 responses
69%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 35 responses

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