West Hempstead High School

7/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
18
Grades
9-12
Students
798
Type
Public
Academics
5/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.
Global History and Geography
80%
State avg: 68%
Algebra I
14%
State avg: 31%
English
75%
State avg: 66%
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8/10
College readiness
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4-year high school graduation rate
92%
State avg: 78%
AP course participation
25%
State avg: 17%
Percentage of students passing 1 or more AP exams grades 9-12
60%
State avg: 67%
Equity
Environment
Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
White
Hispanic
Black
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander
Two or more races
American Indian/Alaska Native
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes because they know that teachers are the most important factor on their child’s education, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
12 :1
State avg: 13 :1
Students per counselor
195 :1
State avg: 385 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
8%
State avg: 8%
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18 Reviews
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Neighborhood
400 Nassau Boulevard
West Hempstead, NY 11552
PRINCIPAL - MR. ALVARO ESCOBAR - School leader
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Last modified: April 20, 2017
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