Sanford H Calhoun High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
46.0
Math Proficiency
3.4
English Proficiency
3.5
Student/Teacher Ratio
14:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,371 Students
  • 98 Teachers

Sanford H Calhoun High School
1786 STATE ST
MERRICK, NY 11566

Phone: (516) 992-1300

District: Bellmore-Merrick Central High School District

Overview

At Sanford H Calhoun High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Sanford H Calhoun High School is 54 percent. The student body makeup is 53 percent male and 47 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 15 percent. Sanford H Calhoun High School is 1 of 3 high schools in the Bellmore-Merrick Central High School District.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 1,371
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 15%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 7%
Full-Time Teachers 98

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in English 97%
Proficient in Math 98%
College Readiness Index 46.0

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large Suburb
Charter School No
Magnet School Yes
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 3
Total Students 4,025
Proficient in English (district average) 98%
Proficient in Math (district average) 99%
College Readiness (district average) 43.2

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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

Nearby Schools

Sanford H Calhoun High School is 1 of 3 schools in the Bellmore-Merrick Central High School District.

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