PROFICIENCY 98% 103% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
70%HALF HOLLOW HILLS CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT
71%Dix Hills
48%New York

Half Hollow Hills High School East is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "HALF HOLLOW HILLS CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT" in Dix Hills, NY. There are a total of 1,909 students and 127 teachers at Half Hollow Hills High School East, for a student to teacher ratio of 15 to 1. There are a total of 205 free lunch students and 50 reduced lunch students.

Half Hollow Hills High School East has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 98.0%, which is 103% higher than the New York average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students1909
Teachers126.99
Student/Teacher ratio15:1
Free lunch205
Reduced lunch50

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment596
Taking some courses509
Taking some courses (not tests)71
Passing some courses293
Passing no courses219

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Half Hollow Hills High School East, there are a total of 596 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 509 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All98%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School98%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All98%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School98%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Half Hollow Hills High School East race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictNew YorkNational
Caucasian 64.6% 63.0% 64.4% 51.1%
African American 13.7% 12.0% 13.3% 15.9%
Asian 12.1% 12.8% 4.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 7.3% 8.8% 15.2% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.1% 0.3% 0.6% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 2.3% 3.1% 2.0% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Signal Hill Elementary School60%0.8Dix Hills, NY
Half Hollow Hills High School West99%1.0Dix Hills, NY
Vanderbilt Elementary School73%1.3Dix Hills, NY
Paumanok Elementary School59%2.1Dix Hills, NY
Candlewood Middle School66%2.1Dix Hills, NY
Birchwood Intermediate School35%2.3South Huntington, NY
Otsego Elementary School57%2.4Dix Hills, NY
Robert Frost Middle School45%2.6Deer Park, NY
Maplewood Intermediate School40%2.9Huntington Station, NY
Commack Middle School59%3.0Dix Hills, NY
West Hollow Middle School65%3.0Melville, NY
Deer Park High School95%3.0Deer Park, NY

Dix Hills demographics profile

StatisticDix HillsNew YorkNational
Population27,40319,697,457318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)1,71935991
Median age44.438.237.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)68%52%55%
Speak English77%70%79%
Speak Spanish4%15%13%

Education level achieved in Dix Hills

IndexDix HillsNew YorkNational
Completed 8th grade95.2%83.5%84.3%
Completed high school94.7%82.1%83.0%
Completed some college78.2%59.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree65.6%43.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors58.0%34.7%30.3%
Completed masters29.9%15.1%11.5%
Completed professional degree12.0%4.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.5%1.5%1.3%
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Source: The Half Hollow Hills High School East data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.