Plainview Old Bethpage JFK High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#325
College Readiness Index
55.2
Math Proficiency
3.6
English Proficiency
3.8
Student/Teacher Ratio
12:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,538 Students
  • 129 Teachers

Plainview Old Bethpage JFK High School
50 KENNEDY DR
PLAINVIEW, NY 11803

Phone: (516) 937-6370

District: Plainview-Old Bethpage Central School District

Overview

Plainview Old Bethpage JFK High School is ranked 43rd within New York. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Plainview Old Bethpage JFK High School is 63 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 17 percent. Plainview Old Bethpage JFK High School is the only high school in the Plainview-Old Bethpage Central School District.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#325
State Rank
#43
STEM Rank
#220

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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 1,538
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 17%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 4%
Full-Time Teachers 129

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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 100%
Proficient in Math 100%
College Readiness Index 55.2

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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 No
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 1
Total Students 1,538
Proficient in English (district average) 100%
Proficient in Math (district average) 100%
College Readiness (district average) 55.2

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