Hauppauge High School is a public high school and part of the Hauppauge Union Free School District located in Hauppauge, Suffolk County, Long Island, in the U.S. state of New York.
Hauppauge High School was named the 373rd-top U.S. high school of 2008 by Newsweek magazine, which placed it seventh among schools ranked in Suffolk County, and in the top 10% of U.S. schools. Hauppauge has a high number of students enrolled in Advanced Placement (AP) courses, of which eighteen are offered:
Department of Social Studies: World History, United States History, United States Government and Politics
Department of Science: Biology, Physics 1, Physics C, Chemistry, Environmental Science
Department of Mathematics: Calculus AB, Statistics
Department of Languages: French Language and Culture, Spanish Language, German Language and Culture
Department of English Language Arts: English Literature and Composition, English Language and Composition
Department of Music: Music Theory
Department of Art: Art History, Studio Art
Nick Fanti (Class of 2015) – Baseball player
Lori Loughlin (Class of 1982) – Actress
Tom Postilio (Class of 1988) – Real estate broker, Star of HGTV’s Selling New York, Singer
Gary Flood (Class of 2003) – Soccer player
Vince Giordano (Class of 1970) – Leader of the famous jazz group, Vince Giordano & the Nighthawks
Gary Berntsen (Class of 1975) – Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) career officer. Author, Jawbreaker: The attack on bin Laden and al-Qaeda: A personal account by the CIA's key field commander.
Val James (Class of 1975) – First American-born, African-American, professional ice hockey player in the NHL.
Michael Fitzpatrick (Class of 1975) – NYS Assemblyman