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1 Redmen St

Islip Terrace, NY 11752

(631) 224-2100

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,600

Students Per Teacher: 8

Parent Reviews

9 Parent Reviews for East Islip High School

Lack of real focus on academics. Poor SAT scores. Rigid administration that is not sensitive to the needs of the students.

Posted by a parent on 05/17/13

I'm currently a senior at this school and I wish I went to a private school instead. I had problems with the guidance department since day one. In 9th grade I was put in boys gym (i'm a girl) and they failed to put me into the AP/ honors courses I was supposed to be in. After 5 weeks of fighting with ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 01/29/13

Teachers here go to work to collect a paycheck and earn a pension. The Few who used to care are waiting for the pension bell to ring. Every year there is a budget vote with fear mongering and scare tactics, of what the children will loose, none of which matter because when its voted down, there is a ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/07/12

School is all about sports. And when student defends themselves, they get the same punishment as the bully. Most teachers do care about the students, though. In simple terms, the more money you have, the better you will be treated.

Posted by a parent on 12/01/07

Great teachers, really passionate and dedicated. However, the district itself, as a result of the board mostly, really brings the school down. It seems that academics come second after sports in this school, and that's really a shame.

Posted by a student on 06/05/06

Schools good, but unfortunately a lot of programs are getting cut.

Posted by a student on 04/26/06

Academic Programs- Students are supported through after school help available before and after school for each subject. Music/Art/Sports are strong, however the music program shines above the rest as well as a great drama program. Parent Involvement is another reason why EI schools out perform most others ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/17/06

My grandson attends the high school and I cannot say enough about the staff. They offer many extra curricular activities too. The security is above average.

Posted by a parent on 01/25/06

My 2 children both attend East Islip. The quality of education is outstanding. The regents programs are extraordinary, as well as the attention to detail that the music program provides.

Posted by a parent on 02/21/05

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Test scores for East Islip High School

RE* Test Scores

Grade Level: All

Test Year: 2011
East Islip High School
East Islip Union Free School District
New York
* In 2010-2011 New York used the New York State Regents Examinations to test high school students in English language arts, math, global history and geography, US history and government, living environment, chemistry, earth science, physics and several foreign languages. The results for English language arts, math, living environment, chemistry, earth science, physics, global history and geography, and US history and government are displayed in GreatSchools profiles. Students must take at least five Regents Exams in order to graduate. Scores of 65 and above are passing; scores of 55 and above earn credit toward a local diploma (with the approval of the local board of education). The goal is for all students to pass the tests.

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Islip Terrace schools — East Islip High School is located at 1 Redmen St, Islip Terrace NY 11752. 1 Redmen St is in the 11752 ZIP code in Islip Terrace, NY The school district for East Islip High School is the East Islip Union Free School District. East Islip High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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