H. Frank Carey Junior-Senior High School

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H. Frank Carey High School
230 Poppy Avenue
Franklin Square, New York 11010
United States
Coordinates 40°42′51″N 73°40′06″W / 40.71417°N 73.66833°W / 40.71417; -73.66833Coordinates: 40°42′51″N 73°40′06″W / 40.71417°N 73.66833°W / 40.71417; -73.66833
Type Public high school
Established 1956
School district Sewanhaka Central High School District
Principal Christopher Fiore
Faculty 98.2 FTEs[1]
Grades 7-12
Enrollment 1,634 (as of 2014-15)[1]
Student to teacher ratio 16.6:1[1]
Campus Suburban
Color(s) Orange, Black         
Team name Seahawks
Newspaper Carey Clipper
Yearbook LOG

H. Frank Carey High School is a public high school located in Franklin Square, New York serving students in the seventh through twelfth grades from the towns of Franklin Square, Garden City South, West Hempstead, and Elmont. The school's principal was Valerie Angelillo up until the 2016-2017 school year, when she was replaced by Christopher Fiore.[2]

As of the 2014-15 school year, the school had an enrollment of 1,634 students and 98.2 classroom teachers (on an FTE basis), for a student–teacher ratio of 16.6:1. There were 110 students (6.7% of enrollment) eligible for free lunch and 30 (1.8% of students) eligible for reduced-cost lunch.[1]


H. Frank Carey High School was constructed in 1956 in the Long Island town of Franklin Square. The school was named after then Board of Education President, H. Frank Carey. During the 1999-2000 academic year, H. Frank Carey High School was recognized as a National School of Excellence.[3]


The following sports are offered at Carey:[4]

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cross country
  • Field hockey
  • Football
  • Lacrosse
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Track-winter and spring
  • Volleyball
  • Wrestling

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