Ward Melville High School 380 Old Town Rd, East Setauket, NY11733 Led by principal Dr. Alan Baum, Ward Melville High School has a reputation for challenging its students to…More achieve at their highest potential. Ward Melville students' SAT and ACT scores are consistently above the New York State average. Among the class of 2009, over 98 percent of graduates pursued higher education. Also in 2009, the school featured 11 semifinalists and two finalists in the prestigious Intel Science Talent Search. The school also has a unique Internet presence, with an online information center.