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Bethpage Senior High School


Overview

Student Enrollment
941
Best High School in New York
#13
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District BETHPAGE UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
Type Public
 Phone (516)644-4101
 Location 10 CHERRY AVE
BETHPAGE, NY 11714
Charter School No

Bethpage Senior High School has an academic rating significantly above the average for New York high schools based on its high test performance, high graduation rate and high AP course participation. It is ranked 13th in the best public high schools in New York.

Demographics

Race

The Bethpage Senior High School student body is mostly White with a small Hispanic population and has low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White79.4%747
Black0.4%4
Hispanic10%94
Asian Pacific9.8%92
Native American Indian0.3%3
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0%0
Two or more races0.1%1

Family Income

vs. other New York high schools
Upper 7.5%

7.5% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the New York high school median of 39%. By this measure, BETHPAGE SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL students are largely wealthy and rank 69th in New York for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman230
Sophomore247
Junior227
Senior229
Total941

Academics

Completions

Graduation Rate
98%

10 out of 10

Rank: 26th in New York

Subgroup Graduation Rate
All Students98%
New York Median87%
Percentile97%
White95% or more*
Blacksuppressed*
Hispanic80% or more*
Asian Pacific80% or more*
Native American.%
Two or more racessuppressed*
Economically Disadvantaged80% or more*
Limited English Proficiencysuppressed*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

State Standardized Test Performance

10 out of 10

Rank: 30th in New York

Students at Bethpage Senior High School scored an average 99% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the New York State Education Department. Performance is significantly above the state high school median of 92% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 1% of New York high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls95% or more*95% or more*
Boys95% or more*95% or more*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander80% or more*80% or more*
Blacksuppressed*suppressed*
Hispanic80% or more*80% or more*
Multiracial--
White95% or more*95% or more*
With Disabilites50% or more*50% or more*
Limited Englishsuppressed*.%

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Participation

10 out of 10

Rank: 35th in New York

387 out of 456 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (85%). College admission testing participation is significantly above the New York median rate of 27% and in the top 5% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

6 out of 10

Rank: 178th in New York

Bethpage Senior High School offers 16 AP courses. 38 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 92% percentile and significantly above the median AP enrollment rate for all New York schools of 18%. Bethpage Senior High School had 342 taking AP exams with a 255 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 62% percentile and slightly above the state median of 68 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 75% 68%
Students enrolled in an AP class 38% 18%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 5%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 14%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 34%
AP Courses Offered 16

Learning Environment

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate5%16%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate6%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate4%

Safety and Discipline

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
New York Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
New York Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
New York Median4.8%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students1.7%16
Boys2.6%12
Girls0.9%4

Location

Bethpage Senior High School
10 CHERRY AVE
BETHPAGE, NY
11714
(516)644-4101

10 out of 10 1

District

BETHPAGE UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
BETHPAGE, NY