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Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Academics
    A+
  2. Diversity
    B+
  3. Teachers
    A+
  4. College Prep
    A+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    A+
  6. Health & Safety
    A
  7. Administration
    A+
  8. Sports
    NG
  9. Food
    B+
  10. Resources & Facilities
    A
Syosset Senior High School is a top rated, public school located in Syosset, NY. It has 2,085 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.
About Syosset Senior High School...
Address
70 S Woods Rd
Syosset, NY 11791
Telephone
(516) 364-5675

Syosset Senior High School Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
99%
Percent Proficient - Math
99%
Average Graduation Rate
99%
Average SAT
1320
411 responses
Average ACT
30
232 responses
AP Enrollment
66%
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Living in the Area
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Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Crime & Safety
    NG
  2. Diversity
    B+
  3. Cost of Living
    C-
  4. Good for Families
    A+
Area Feel
Suburban
Median Household Income
$152,162
National
$55,322
Median Rent
$2,372
National
$949
Median Home Value
$626,300
National
$184,700

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
A
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
90%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school.31 responses
Poll
77%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there.31 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 57 responses
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  • Helloween costume
    25%
  • School Spirit Week
    18%
  • Senior Sports Night
    18%
  • Football
    11%
  • Senor Sport Night
    9%
  • Theater Performance Night
    7%
  • Health Fair
    4%

Students

Diversity
B+
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
2,085
Free or Reduced Lunch
6%
97%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive.35 responses
74%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy.35 responses
80%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic.35 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
10:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$144,235
Teachers in First/Second Year
0.5%
72%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons.46 responses
76%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students.46 responses
85%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom.46 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
A+
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Very Low
Boys Athletic Participation
Very Low
Expenses Per Student
$32,077/ year
National
$12,239
94%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in.48 responses
67%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need.48 responses
88%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations.48 responses
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Syosset High School is an incredible place to learn. The teachers are friendly, caring, and determined to help their students be the best they possibly can. Almost every teacher I have had is extremely approachable and easy to communicate with. The education is unmatched, but what goes unknown is our great principal. Dr. Durante is one of if not the best principal's in the nation. He cleaned up Syosset High School beautifully and welcomes students every morning at the front door of the school. He cares for every one of his students, and shows it with great enthusiasm every morning!
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My time at Syosset High School flew before my eyes. Comparing when I walked into the school as an anxious and apprehensive 14 year old freshman to the mature, well-rounded and confident 18 year old I am today is truly mind-blowing. SHS has allowed to me truly find myself, connect with many peers, challenge myself in a strong academic environment and aid me to become the young adult that I am today. Although Syosset may not be perfect, I have been changed by SHS for the better and feel more than prepared for college and beyond.
I am proud to be a student of Syosset High School and I express this through every tour I give. SHS is not only diverse in its students and faculty but also in its curriculum. Whether you're painting ceiling tiles in AP art classes or learning to save lives in Lifeguarding, there are endless opportunities for each and every student. SHS's teachers are truly special too. They are always willing to help students in need; extra help is available every week and its open to any students regardless of their teacher. For math classes, the school set up an assist program where students can attend an extra help session during their lunch periods. SHS makes sure to offer whatever necessary to enhance their students' intellect and passion. It is a special school, one that I'm fortunate to be in.