Valley Stream South High School

150 Jedwood Place, Valley Stream, NY 11581 | (516) 791-0310
  • Grades: 7-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,389
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 150 Jedwood Pl, Valley Stream, NY 11581
  • Principal or Admin: Maureen Henry
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
  • Magnet School
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,389
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 94.3
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 695 (50.0%)
  • Females: 683 (49.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 39 (2.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 97 (7.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 136 (9.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Valley Stream South High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black24717.8%
Asian24117.4%
Hispanic35225.3%
White53838.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Valley Stream South High School
  Number Percent
7th Grade22816.4%
8th Grade22115.9%
9th Grade24117.4%
10th Grade22816.4%
11th Grade21515.5%
12th Grade21415.4%
Ungraded423.0%
Graduate & Dropout Information (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
95.0%
District:
94.0%
Percent of Graduates Earning a Regents Diploma
School:
100.0%
District:
95.0%
State:
83.0%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 1-10%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
95.0%
District:
95.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
6.0%
District:
6.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Without a Valid Teaching Certificate: 1.0%
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
2.0%
District:
4.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
2.0%
District:
3.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
2.0%
District:
2.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
9.0%
District:
7.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
50.0%
District:
45.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
10.0%
District:
10.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
33.0%
District:
34.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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