MASSAPEQUA HIGH SCHOOL

Go back
4925 MERRICK RD
MASSAPEQUA, NY 11758
Visit this school's website
Phone: 516-308-5900
School Information
  • GreatSchools Rating: 8
  • Educational Climate: Average
  • Technology Measure: Medium-low
  • Type: Public
  • Grades: 10th Grade - 12th Grade
  • District: Massapequa Union Free School District
  • Students/Teacher: 13:1
  • Students/Grade: 647.7
  • Number Students: 1943
  • Number Teachers: 136
  • Instructional Expense/Pupil: 12584
  • Poverty Level: 6 - 15.9 PERCENT
  • Principal: Ms Barbara Williams
  • CHARTER SCHOOL
  • GIFTED AND TALENTED PROGRAMS
  • ESL
  • SPECIAL EDUCATION
  • ADVANCED PLACEMENT
  • BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMS
  • ALTERNATIVE PROGRAMS
  • YEAR ROUND CLASSES
  • VOC-TECH
  • ADULT EDUCATION
  • NCLB SCHOOL
  • BLUE RIBBON SCHOOL
  • COALITION OF ESSENTIAL SCHOOLS
  • AYP SCHOOL
  • INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE
  • MAGNET SCHOOL
School Ratings & Reviews

School Ratings (24 ratings)
Maximum Rating: 5




    School Reviews (16 Reviews)
    Page 1 of 4
    Student Review | Rating:
    Posted 2013-08-19
    "I am about to enter 11th grade here at Massapequa High School. With this being said, I greatly appreciate the academic and extracurricular outlets offered to me and really do enjoy some of the unique offerings such as my broadcasting, forensics, and astronomy classes along with my more challenging classes such as AP English, AP American History, AP World History, and countless other AP classes (They offer almost every AP there is). After school, I love our drama club which puts on smaller, more intimate productions, as well as performing in our annual musical which becomes a very extravagant and exciting production. With all of this being said, I simply must give my school a 3 (well more like 3.5, but half stars aren't allowed) due to the extreme focus on athletics. Normally I would not have an issue with this as long as all other activities were funded just as well as our athletics program, however this is not the case. The musical gets a large enough budget each year, yes, but other clubs and organizations, ie: the drama club, are forced to start at $0.00 every year and really struggle to stay afloat despite these programs being the highlight of a lot of students' schooling."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2009-03-28
    "Some of these posts, are submitted by a parent who has children that can do no wrong?...Most of the posts here of sour grapes. I have one son who went through and achieved great succesess academically over the sports that he played. My daughter currently attends and is often asked if she needs help in subjects to bring up grades with success and my youngest has no problem playing sports and keeping a high honor role grade in excellerated classes from 1st through junior high school. I did not have the opportunity to attend such schools growing up in Brooklyn and Queens. Suck it up. Although not perfect, our children have a damn good school system, if your parenting in the right way."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2009-03-28
    "Some of these posts, are submitted by a parent who has children that can do no wrong?...Most of the posts here of sour grapes. I have one son who went through and achieved great succesess academically over the sports that he played. My daughter currently attends and is often asked if she needs help in subjects to bring up grades with success and my youngest has no problem playing sports and keeping a high honor role grade in excellerated classes from 1st through junior high school. I did not have the opportunity to attend such schools growing up in Brooklyn and Queens. Suck it up. Although not perfect, our children have a damn good school system, if your parenting in the right way."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2008-11-07
    "Massapequa High School is severely underrated as to it's academics. The Administration has done a great deal in the last several years to up the ante, so to speak, academically. It's paying off - the students are enrolled in higher level courses and the graduates are getting into schools which for years were closed to Massapequa kids. Are there drugs at Massapequa? Yes but someone tell me a school where there aren't drugs? Is it rampant or out of control? NO WAY! Unfortunately when you find a community where the kids have money the kids will use drugs. The teaching staf is excellent and I feel lucky that my kids have had and will continue to have the benefits of an excellent staff!"
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2008-04-12
    "To much money spent on sports. The teachers are lazy and over paid. There is also alot of drug use and not enough being done about it."
    Page 1 of 4
    Community information and market data Powered by Onboard Informatics. Copyright ©2014 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed. * Based on a 30-year fixed rate of 4.75% with 20% down. The estimated payment is offered for convenience and is not an offer of credit. Due to market fluctuations, interest rates are subject to change at any time and without notice. Interest rates are also subject to credit and property approval based on secondary market guidelines. The rates shown are based on average rates for our best qualified customers. Your individual rate may vary. Rates may differ for FHA, VA or jumbo loans.
    C21 Properties In this Area C21 Offices Serving this Area C21 Agents Serving this Area
    View Agents
    Edward Solnov
    CENTURY 21 Prevete-Bastone Real Estate
    516.­795.7000
    616 Broadway
    Massapequa, NY 11758
    Patricia Tergesen
    CENTURY 21 Prevete-Bastone Real Estate
    516.­249.1500
    616 Broadway
    Massapequa, NY 11758
    William Fitzgerald
    CENTURY 21 Prevete-Bastone Real Estate
    516.­249.1500
    616 Broadway
    Massapequa, NY 11758
    Frank Gatto
    CENTURY 21 Prevete-Bastone Real Estate
    516.­249.1500
    616 Broadway
    Massapequa, NY 11758
    Patricia Schreiber Lore
    CENTURY 21 Prevete-Bastone Real Estate
    516.­795.7000
    616 Broadway
    Massapequa, NY 11758
    Ollie Blakely
    CENTURY 21 Prevete-Bastone Real Estate
    516.­249.1500
    616 Broadway
    Massapequa, NY 11758
    Joanne McDonough
    CENTURY 21 Prevete-Bastone Real Estate
    516.­375.9532
    616 Broadway
    Massapequa, NY 11758
    Michael Comuniello
    CENTURY 21 Prevete-Bastone Real Estate
    516.­795.7000
    616 Broadway
    Massapequa, NY 11758
    Joan Flaumenbaum
    CENTURY 21 Prevete-Bastone Real Estate
    516.­249.1500
    616 Broadway
    Massapequa, NY 11758
    Marci Lane
    CENTURY 21 Prevete-Bastone Real Estate
    516.­795.7000
    616 Broadway
    Massapequa, NY 11758
    Fernando Valente
    CENTURY 21 Prevete-Bastone Real Estate
    516.­795.7000
    616 Broadway
    Massapequa, NY 11758
    Andrew Yakubovsky
    CENTURY 21 Prevete-Bastone Real Estate
    516.­795.7000
    616 Broadway
    Massapequa, NY 11758
    Sonia Hernandez Flax
    CENTURY 21 Prevete-Bastone Real Estate
    516.­795.7000
    616 Broadway
    Massapequa, NY 11758
    Helen Williamson
    CENTURY 21 Prevete-Bastone Real Estate
    516.­795.7000
    616 Broadway
    Massapequa, NY 11758
    Catherine Delgiudice
    CENTURY 21 Prevete-Bastone Real Estate
    516.­795.7000
    616 Broadway
    Massapequa, NY 11758
    Claire Gill
    CENTURY 21 Prevete-Bastone Real Estate
    516.­795.7000
    616 Broadway
    Massapequa, NY 11758
    Lisa Strollo
    CENTURY 21 Prevete-Bastone Real Estate
    516.­792.7000
    616 Broadway
    Massapequa, NY 11758
    Raymond Zorovich
    CENTURY 21 Prevete-Bastone Real Estate
    516.­795.7000
    616 Broadway
    Massapequa, NY 11758
    Erica Rizzo
    CENTURY 21 Prevete-Bastone Real Estate
    516.­795.7000
    616 Broadway
    Massapequa, NY 11758
    Daniel Tergesen
    CENTURY 21 Prevete-Bastone Real Estate
    516.­249.1500
    616 Broadway
    Massapequa, NY 11758
    Lenore Goedtel
    CENTURY 21 Prevete-Bastone Real Estate
    516.­795.7000
    616 Broadway
    Massapequa, NY 11758
    Leonard Roth
    CENTURY 21 Prevete-Bastone Real Estate
    516.­249.1500
    616 Broadway
    Massapequa, NY 11758
    Natalia Peters
    CENTURY 21 Prevete-Bastone Real Estate
    516.­795.7000
    616 Broadway
    Massapequa, NY 11758
    Robert Kranz
    CENTURY 21 Prevete-Bastone Real Estate
    516.­249.1500
    616 Broadway
    Massapequa, NY 11758