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Commack High School


Overview

Student Enrollment
2,442
Best High School in New York
#32
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District COMMACK UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
Type Public
 Phone (631)912-2109
 Location 1 SCHOLAR LN
COMMACK, NY 11725
Charter School No

Commack 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 low AP course participation. It is ranked 32nd in the best public high schools in New York.

Demographics

Race

The Commack High School student body is mostly White with a small Asian Pacific population and has very low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White86.5%2,113
Black1.3%31
Hispanic5%123
Asian Pacific6.6%161
Native American Indian0.1%3
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0%0
Two or more races0.5%11

Family Income

vs. other New York high schools
Upper 4.8%

5.4% 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, COMMACK HIGH SCHOOL students are largely wealthy and rank 44th in New York for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman572
Sophomore591
Junior640
Senior624
Total2,442

Academics

Completions

Graduation Rate
99% or more*

10 out of 10

Rank: 13th in New York

Subgroup Graduation Rate
All Students99% or more*
New York Median87%
Percentile100%
White99% or more*
Black50% or more*
Hispanic80% or more*
Asian Pacific80% or more*
Native Americansuppressed*
Two or more racessuppressed*
Economically Disadvantaged80% or more*
Limited English Proficiency-

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

State Standardized Test Performance

10 out of 10

Rank: 30th in New York

Students at Commack 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
Girls99% or more*99% or more*
Boys98%97%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian--
Asian & Pacific Islander90% or more*90% or more*
Blacksuppressed*suppressed*
Hispanic90% or more*80% or more*
Multiracialsuppressed*suppressed*
White99% or more*99% or more*
With Disabilites90% to 94%*90% to 94%*
Limited Englishsuppressed*suppressed*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Participation

10 out of 10

Rank: 6th in New York

1,570 out of 1,264 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (124%). College admission testing participation is significantly above the New York median rate of 27% and in the top 2% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

9 out of 10

Rank: 34th in New York

Commack High School offers 7 AP courses. 7 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 14% percentile and well below the median AP enrollment rate for all New York schools of 18%. Commack High School had 153 taking AP exams with a 138 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 93% percentile and significantly above the state median of 68 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 90% 68%
Students enrolled in an AP class 7% 18%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 6%
AP Science Enrollment Rate -1%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 1%
AP Courses Offered 7

Learning Environment

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate7%16%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate8%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate6%

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 Students1.3%32
Boys1.7%21
Girls0.9%11
New York Median4.8%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0.7%18
Boys0.4%5
Girls1.1%13

Location

Commack High School
1 SCHOLAR LN
COMMACK, NY
11725
(631)912-2109

10 out of 10 1

District

COMMACK UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
EAST NORTHPORT, NY