Sanford H Calhoun High School

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9/10
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Reviews
5
Grades
9-12
Students
1,322
Type
Public
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Academics
8/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

A promising sign:

Test scores at this school are above the state average. Because test scores in some states are so low, some students at this school may still not be performing at grade level


Parent tips

Even high-performing schools can have disparities between student groups. To understand how well this school serves all its students, review the information below in the Equity section. Understand what on-track learning looks like for your child and how you can help at home.


NY State Common Core Regents Exam
English
90%
State avg: 66%
Geometry
22%
State avg: 22%
Algebra II
15%
State avg: 34%
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10/10
College readiness
Learn more about how to help your child graduate ready for college. See how.

Good news!

This school is far above the state average in key measures of college and career readiness.

Even at schools with strong college and career readiness, there may be students who are not getting the opportunities they need to succeed.


Parent tip

Ask the school what it’s doing to help all students succeed in advanced classes and prepare for college entrance tests.


4-year high school graduation rate
97%
State avg: 79%
AP course participation
34%
State avg: 17%
Percentage of students passing 1 or more AP exams grades 9-12
88%
State avg: 67%
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Equity
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Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
White
86%
Hispanic
6%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander
5%
Black
2%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Two or more races
<1%
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Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
12 :1
State avg: 13 :1
Students per counselor
232 :1
State avg: 385 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
99%
State avg: 92%
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Neighborhood
1786 State Street
Merrick, NY 11566
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Last modified: May 3, 2017

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