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Great Neck North High School


Overview

Student Enrollment
1,073
Best High School in New York
#34
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District GREAT NECK UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
Type Public
 Phone (516)441-4700
 Location 35 POLO RD
GREAT NECK, NY 11023
Charter School No

Great Neck North 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 34th in the best public high schools in New York.

Demographics

Race

The Great Neck North High School student body is mostly White with a smaller Asian Pacific population and has low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White78.3%840
Black0.5%5
Hispanic6.3%68
Asian Pacific14.1%151
Native American Indian0%0
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0%0
Two or more races0.8%9

Family Income

vs. other New York high schools
Upper 6.9%

7.2% 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, GREAT NECK NORTH HIGH SCHOOL students are largely wealthy and rank 63rd in New York for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman260
Sophomore283
Junior256
Senior250
Total1,073

Academics

Completions

Graduation Rate
94%

7 out of 10

Rank: 181st in New York

Subgroup Graduation Rate
All Students94%
New York Median87%
Percentile79%
White90% to 94%*
Blacksuppressed*
Hispanic80% or more*
Asian Pacific80% or more*
Native American.%
Two or more races.%
Economically Disadvantaged80% or more*
Limited English Proficiency50% or more*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

State Standardized Test Performance

10 out of 10

Rank: 30th in New York

Students at Great Neck North 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 Indian--
Asian & Pacific Islander80% or more*80% or more*
Black--
Hispanic50% or more*50% or more*
Multiracialsuppressed*suppressed*
White95% or more*95% or more*
With Disabilites90% or more*90% or more*
Limited English50% or more*suppressed*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Participation

10 out of 10

Rank: 47th in New York

388 out of 506 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (77%). College admission testing participation is significantly above the New York median rate of 27% and in the top 6% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

8 out of 10

Rank: 56th in New York

Great Neck North High School offers 25 AP courses. 33 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 85% percentile and well above the median AP enrollment rate for all New York schools of 18%. Great Neck North High School had 324 taking AP exams with a 295 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 88% percentile and well above the state median of 68 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 91% 68%
Students enrolled in an AP class 33% 18%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 12%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 6%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 15%
AP Courses Offered 25

Learning Environment

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate12%16%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate12%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate13%

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 Students0.2%2
Boys0.4%2
Girls0%0
New York Median4.8%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students1%10
Boys1.1%6
Girls0.7%4

Location

Great Neck North High School
35 POLO RD
GREAT NECK, NY
11023
(516)441-4700

10 out of 10 1

District

GREAT NECK UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
GREAT NECK, NY