Brewster High School

Brewster High School serves 1,161 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the NY average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 54%.
Brewster High School operates within the Brewster Central School District.
The school district's 96% graduation rate is higher than the NY state average of 87%.

School Overview

The student population of 1161 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 76 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,161 students
Brewster High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Brewster High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 76 teachers
Brewster High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Brewster High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.42 is more than the state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 14:1
Brewster High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
1%
9%
Brewster High School Asian Students (1989-2014)
Hispanic
19%
25%
Brewster High School Black Students (1989-2014)
Black
4%
18%
Brewster High School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
74%
46%
Brewster High School White Students (1989-2014)
Two or more races
2%
1%
Brewster High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Brewster High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.42 0.36
Brewster High School Diversity Score (1989-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
11%
42%
Brewster High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
3%
5%
Brewster High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,240 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 96% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $23,974 is higher than the state average of $23,859. The district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four years.
The district spending/student of $23,972 is less than the state average of $24,841. The district spending/student has grown by 20% over four years.
School District Name Brewster Central School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
2
Number of Students Managed 3,240 926
Brewster Central   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 96% 87%
Brewster Central   School District Graduation Rate (1998-2010)
District Total Revenue $84 MM $29 MM
Brewster Central   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $84 MM $30 MM
Brewster Central   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $23,974 $23,859
Brewster Central   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $23,972 $24,841
Brewster Central   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Carmel High School (3.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Henry H Wells Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is John F Kennedy Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • BrewsterJohn F Kennedy Elementary School
    Grades: KG-2 | 636 students31 Foggintown Rd
    BrewsterNY 10509
    (845)279-2087
    0KG-2636
  • BrewsterC V Starr Intermediate School
    0.3 miles | Grades: 3-5 | 692 students20 Farmtomarket Rd
    BrewsterNY 10509
    (845)279-4018
    0.33-5692
  • BrewsterHenry H Wells Middle School
    0.5 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 751 students570route 312
    BrewsterNY 10509
    (845)279-3702
    0.56-8751
  • CarmelGeorge Fischer Middle School
    2.4 miles | Grades: 5-8 | 1379 students281 Fair St
    CarmelNY 10512
    (845)228-2300
    2.45-81379
  • CarmelCarmel High School
    3.9 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1427 students30 Fair St
    CarmelNY 10512
    (845)225-8441
    3.99-121427

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