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School leader:  PRINCIPAL - MR. JOSEPH SHEEHAN
3369 Old Jerusalem Road
Wantagh, NY 11793

(516) 434-7230
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BASIC INFORMATION

  • Dress policy
    Dress code
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans provided for students
  • Coed / Single gender
    Mixto
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Arts
    Computer animation, Graphics...
  • World languages
    Spanish, French, Italian
  • Sports
    Wrestling, Gymnastics
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Teacher effectiveness: Very effective
Submitted by a parent · June 29, 2016
Teachers offer extra help sessions before and after school and on Saturdays. They attend student events and truly care about the students.

Develops grit: Strongly agree
Submitted by a parent · June 29, 2016
Test scores on regents exams clearly show the constant rise. Also, MacArthur HS has a policy of open enrollment in its AP classes, encouraging students to stretch their academic skills as far as they can.

Develops respect: Strongly agree
Submitted by a parent · June 29, 2016
Respect for students and staff is expected and demanded. Lack of respect is a suspend able offense.

Develops empathy: Strongly agree
Submitted by a parent · June 29, 2016
See previous comment. Also, students travel to countries like Peru where they helped a local school for the poor to build a wall around the structure to keep them safe. Every year MacArthur students participate in Habitat for Humanity, helping... more

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Last modified: June 29, 2016
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