The Wheatley School

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The Wheatley School
Wheatley logo.jpg
Address
11 Bacon Rd
Old Westbury, New York, Nassau 11568
United States
Coordinates 40°46′55″N 73°35′50″W / 40.78194°N 73.59722°W / 40.78194; -73.59722Coordinates: 40°46′55″N 73°35′50″W / 40.78194°N 73.59722°W / 40.78194; -73.59722
Information
Funding type Public school
Motto Veritatem Quaerite
(Seek the Truth)
Established 1955
Opened 1956 [1]
Locale Suburb: Large
School district East Williston School District
NCES District ID 3610050[2].
Superintendent Dr. Elaine Kanas
CEEB code 334293 [3]
NCES School ID 361005000781[4].
Principal Sean C. Feeney [5]
Asst. principal Karen Klapper [5]
Faculty 63.9 FTEs[6]
Enrollment 731 (as of 2014-15)[6]
 • Grade 8 165
 • Grade 9 164
 • Grade 10 148
 • Grade 11 158
 • Grade 12 151
 • Ungraded 2
Student to teacher ratio 11.4:1[6]
Campus type Suburban
Color(s) Red, White
Sports Baseball,[7] Basketball(Boys/Girls),[8] Cross Country(Boys/Girls), Fencing(Boys/Girls), Field Hockey(Girls), Football,[9] Golf, Ice Hockey(Boys),[10] Lacrosse(Boys/Girls), Soccer(Boys/Girls),[11][12][13] Tennis (Boys/Girls), Track and Field(Boys/Girls), Volleyball(Girls),[14] Wrestling
Mascot Wildcat
Team name Wildcats [12]
Accreditation Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools [15]
National ranking Newsweek: 92,[16] US News and World Report:108 [17]
Publication Literary Magazine (Vintage) [18]
Newspaper Wildcat [19]
Yearbook Aurora [20]
Feeder schools Willets Road School
Website

The Wheatley School is a public high school serving grades 8 through 12 located in Old Westbury, Long Island, New York and part of the East Williston Union Free School District.[21] The school district encompasses all of East Williston and parts of Mineola, Albertson, Old Westbury, and Roslyn Heights.

The Wheatley School Front Entrance

As of the 2014-15 school year, the school had an enrollment of 731 students and 63.9 classroom teachers (on an FTE basis), for a student–teacher ratio of 11.4:1. There were 27 students (3.7% of enrollment) eligible for free lunch and 7 (1.0% of students) eligible for reduced-cost lunch.[6]

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Culture, Film, Radio and Television[edit]

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Literature[edit]

Medicine[edit]

Music[edit]

  • Ned Lagin - musician
  • Kevin Oh - Korean singer, winner of Superstar K season 7

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  1. ^ Harris, Carolyn S. (8 September 2006). "Back to School Message". Roslyn News. Retrieved 3 January 2014. 
  2. ^ "Search for Public School Districts – District Detail for". National Center for Education Statistics. Institute of Education Sciences. Retrieved Jan 3, 2014. 
  3. ^ "Code Search". sat.collegeboard.org/. College Board. Retrieved 3 January 2014. 
  4. ^ "Search for Public Schools - School Detail for Wheatley School". National Center for Education Statistics. Institute of Education Sciences. Retrieved 3 January 2014. 
  5. ^ a b "Meet the Administration". eastwilliston.cyberschool.com. East Williston Union Free School District. Retrieved 3 January 2014. 
  6. ^ a b c d School data for Wheatley School, National Center for Education Statistics. Accessed December 12, 2016.
  7. ^ Henry, Marcus (6 June 2013). "Hastings sparks Wheatley to NY 'B' semis". msgvarsity.com. MSG Varsity. Retrieved 3 January 2014. 
  8. ^ Herzog, Bob (5 Mar 2013). "Vazquez's layup clinches LIC for Babylon". msgvarsity.com. MSG Varsity. Retrieved 3 January 2014. 
  9. ^ "The Wheatley School High School Football". topics.msgvarsity.com. MSG Varsity. Retrieved 3 January 2014. 
  10. ^ Liodice, Tom (25 March 2013). "E. Williston/Jericho wins LI hockey title". msgvarsity.com. MSG Varsity. Retrieved 3 January 2014. 
  11. ^ Herzog, Bill. "Former LI soccer coach Hintz to be inducted into HOF". msgvarsity.com/. MSG. Retrieved 3 January 2014. 
  12. ^ a b "The Wheatley School High School Boys Soccer". msgvarsity.com. MSG Varsity. Retrieved 3 January 2014. 
  13. ^ "The Wheatley School High School Girls Soccer". topics.msgvarsity.com. MSG Varsity. Retrieved 3 January 2014. 
  14. ^ "Wheatley Girls Volleyball". sportscentral.msgvarsity.com/. MSG Varsity. Retrieved 3 January 2014. 
  15. ^ "School Directory". msa-cess.org/. Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools. Retrieved 3 January 2014. 
  16. ^ "2013 America's Best High Schools". Newsweek. 2013. 
  17. ^ "The Wheatley School Overview". usnews.com/. US News and World Report. Retrieved 3 January 2014. 
  18. ^ "Vintage Receives Silver Medal". ewsdonline.org/. East Williston Union Free School District. Retrieved 3 January 2014. 
  19. ^ "Student Newspaper". ewsdonline.org/. East Williston Union Free School District. Retrieved 3 January 2014. 
  20. ^ "Yearbook Earns Second Place". thewheatleyway.org/. East Williston Union Free School District. 5 January 2011. Retrieved 3 January 2014. 
  21. ^ The Wheatley School website, accessed March 16, 2012.
  22. ^ a b "Glad news". www.wheatleyalumni.org/. The Wheatley School Alumni Association. Retrieved 3 January 2014. 
  23. ^ "Todd Glickman". newyork.cbslocal.com. Retrieved 3 January 2014. 
  24. ^ Chernow, Fred (18 September 2012). "Hoffmans Make TV Debut With Son". Tower Times. Retrieved 3 January 2014. 
  25. ^ Mathews, Jay. "The Gift of Gab". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved 3 January 2014. 
  26. ^ Grayvatz Coupin, Claudia (29 May 2013). "LI comedians tickle your funny bone". Newsday. Retrieved 3 January 2014. 
  27. ^ Harvey, Christine Lynn (February 2005). "CAROL ALT's: Eating in the Raw Book". New Living. Retrieved 3 January 2014. 
  28. ^ Jacobson, Aileen (1 June 2008). "In a Girlhood Memoir, Not a Happy Camper". New York Times. Retrieved 3 January 2014. 
  29. ^ Strasser, Todd. "Bio". toddstrasser.com. Strasser, Todd. Retrieved 3 January 2014. 
  30. ^ "Stefan P. Kruszewski, M.D". narpa.org. National Association for Patient Rights and Advocacy. Retrieved 3 January 2014. 
  31. ^ "Bradley Feuer". 
  32. ^ "Arthur F. Engoron". New York Law Journal. Retrieved 3 January 2014. 
  33. ^ Ross, Barbara (31 May 2012). "Jurist Arthur Engoron can hack taxi ruling". New York Daily News. Retrieved 3 January 2014. 
  34. ^ "World Bank executive to lead University's global engagement". University of Chicago. 19 April 2013. Retrieved 3 January 2014. 
  35. ^ a b c Tedesco, Richard (26 May 2011). "Messing revisits his days at Wheatley". Williston Times. Retrieved 3 January 2014. 

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