William A. Shine Great Neck South High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#115
College Readiness Index
73.8
Math Proficiency
3.7
English Proficiency
3.7
Student/Teacher Ratio
12:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,281 Students
  • 111 Teachers

William A. Shine Great Neck South High School
341 LAKEVILLE RD
GREAT NECK, NY 11020

Phone: (516) 441-4800

District: Great Neck Union Free School District

Overview

William A. Shine Great Neck South High School is ranked 21st within New York. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at William A. Shine Great Neck South High School is 79 percent. The student body makeup is 53 percent male and 47 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 54 percent. William A. Shine Great Neck South High School is 1 of 3 high schools in the Great Neck Union Free School District.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#115
State Rank
#21
STEM Rank
#25

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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 1,281
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 54%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 9%
Full-Time Teachers 111

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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 99%
Proficient in Math 100%
College Readiness Index 73.8

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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 3
Total Students 2,305
Proficient in English (district average) 99%
Proficient in Math (district average) 97%
College Readiness (district average) 71.4

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

Nearby Schools

William A. Shine Great Neck South High School is 1 of 3 schools in the Great Neck Union Free School District.

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