Harrison High School

Harrison High School serves 1,042 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower 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%.
Harrison High School operates within the Harrison Central School District.
Harrison Central School District's 95% graduation rate is higher than the NY state average of 87%.

School Overview

The student population of 1042 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 91 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,042 students
Harrison High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Harrison High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 91 teachers
Harrison High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Harrison High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 12:1 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 11:1 14:1
Harrison High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
6%
9%
Harrison High School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
19%
25%
Harrison High School Black Students (1989-2013)
Black
1%
18%
Harrison High School Black Students (1995-2013)
White
74%
46%
Harrison High School White Students (1989-2013)
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
Harrison High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
7%
42%
Harrison High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2014)
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.
4%
5%
Harrison High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2014)

District Comparison

Harrison Central School District's student population of 3,545 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 94% over five years.
The revenue/student of $28,346 is higher than the state average of $23,859. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $27,823 is higher than the state average of $24,841. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Harrison Central School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
2
Number of Students Managed 3,545 926
Harrison Central   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 95% 87%
Harrison Central   School District Graduation Rate (1999-2014)
District Total Revenue $100 MM $29 MM
Harrison Central   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $98 MM $30 MM
Harrison Central   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $28,346 $23,859
Harrison Central   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $27,823 $24,841
Harrison Central   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
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 Rye Neck Senior High School (2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Louis M Klein Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Harrison Avenue Elementary School (1.4 miles away)
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    1.2 miles
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  • Harrison Harrison Avenue Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 491 students
    1.4 miles
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    HarrisonNY 10528
    (914)630-3192
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    (914)630-3222
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    1.6 miles
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    MamaroneckNY 10543
    (914)220-3600
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    1.8 miles
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    ScarsdaleNY 10583
    (914)721-2760
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