Top 100 Best STEM High Schools – The Wheatley School – US News & World Report – 78/100

Top 100 Best STEM High Schools – The Wheatley School – US News & World Report – 78/100

The Wheatley School
Phone: (516) 333-7804
District: East Williston Union Free School District



The Wheatley School is ranked 19th within New York. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at The Wheatley School is 83 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 11 percent. The Wheatley School is the only high school in the East Williston Union Free School District.

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Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.
Medal Awarded     Gold
National Rank
State Rank

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.
Total Enrollment     788
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total)     11%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total)     3%
Full-Time Teachers     71

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).
Proficient in English     100%
Proficient in Math     99%
College Readiness Index     74.3

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.
Grades Served     08 – 12
Setting     Large Suburb
Charter School     No
Magnet School     No
Receives Title I Funding     Yes

This information relates to high schools run by this school’s state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.
Total Schools     1
Total Students     788
Proficient in English (district average)     100%
Proficient in Math (district average)     99%
College Readiness (district average)     74.3