PROFICIENCY 97% 101% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
45%West Babylon
48%New York

West Babylon Senior High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "WEST BABYLON UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT" in West Babylon, NY. There are a total of 1,333 students and 100 teachers at West Babylon Senior High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 14 to 1. There are a total of 384 free lunch students and 93 reduced lunch students.

West Babylon Senior High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 97.0%, which is 101% higher than the New York average.


Student/Teacher ratio14:1
Free lunch384
Reduced lunch93


Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

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 West Babylon Senior High School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

High School95%

Proficiency in languages by grade

All>= 99%
High School>= 95%

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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West Babylon Senior High School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictNew YorkNational
Caucasian 73.0% 71.1% 64.4% 51.1%
African American 7.3% 6.1% 13.3% 15.9%
Asian 4.4% 4.5% 4.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 15.1% 16.9% 15.2% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.0% 0.6% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.2% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.0% 1.1% 2.0% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

West Babylon Junior High School43%0.6West Babylon, NY
South Bay School27%0.7West Babylon, NY
Babylon Memorial Grade School50%0.8Babylon, NY
John F Kennedy School42%0.8West Babylon, NY
Babylon Junior-senior High School76%1.1Babylon, NY
Lindenhurst Senior High School97%1.1Lindenhurst, NY
Forest Avenue School35%1.2West Babylon, NY
Daniel Street School55%1.2Lindenhurst, NY
Tooker Avenue School37%1.3West Babylon, NY
Alleghany Avenue School35%1.6Lindenhurst, NY
Marion G Vedder Elementary School27%1.8North Babylon, NY
Lindenhurst Middle School54%1.8Lindenhurst, NY

West Babylon demographics profile

StatisticWest BabylonNew YorkNational
Population density (sq mi)5,57435991
Median age40.638.237.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)60%52%55%
Speak English79%70%79%
Speak Spanish12%15%13%

Education level achieved in West Babylon

IndexWest BabylonNew YorkNational
Completed 8th grade86.4%83.5%84.3%
Completed high school85.6%82.1%83.0%
Completed some college51.9%59.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree34.0%43.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors24.2%34.7%30.3%
Completed masters8.3%15.1%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.2%4.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.5%1.5%1.3%
Source: The West Babylon Senior High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.