Health Opportunities High School

Health Opportunities High School serves 582 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the NY average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 54%.
Health Opportunities High School operates within the New York City Geographic # 7 School District.
New York City Geographic # 7 School District's 60% graduation rate is lower than the NY state average of 87%.

School Overview

The student population of 582 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 582 students
Health Opportunities High School Total Students (2006-2014)
Gender % Health Opportunities High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Health Opportunities High School Total Teachers (2006-2014)
Students by Grade Health Opportunities High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.51 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 18:1 14:1
Health Opportunities High School Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2014)
Asian
3%
9%
Health Opportunities High School Asian Students (2006-2013)
Hispanic
60%
25%
Health Opportunities High School Black Students (2006-2013)
Black
36%
18%
Health Opportunities High School Black Students (2006-2013)
White
1%
46%
Health Opportunities High School White Students (2006-2013)
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.
0.51 0.36
Health Opportunities High School Diversity Score (2006-2014)
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.
84%
42%
Health Opportunities High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2014)
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%
Health Opportunities High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2014)

District Comparison

New York City Geographic # 7 School District's student population of 19,488 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 60% has decreased from 100% over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic # 7 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
46
2
Number of Students Managed 19,488 926
New York City Geographic  # 7 School District Students Managed (2004-2014)
Graduation Rate 60% 87%
New York City Geographic  # 7 School District Graduation Rate (2007-2014)
District Total Revenue n/a $29 MM
District Spending n/a $30 MM
District Revenue / Student n/a $23,859
District Spending / Student n/a $24,841
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 Community School For Social Justice (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hostos-lincoln Academy Of Science (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hostos-lincoln Academy Of Science (0.2 miles away)
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  • BronxCommunity School For Social Justice
    Grades: 9-12 | 337 students
    0 miles
    350 Gerard Ave
    BronxNY 10451
    (718)402-8481
    09-12337
  • BronxHostos-lincoln Academy Of Science
    Grades: 6-12 | 536 students
    0.2 miles
    600 St Ann's Ave
    BronxNY 10455
    (718)518-4333
    0.26-12536
  • BronxMiddle School 203
    Grades: 7-8 | 173 students
    0.3 miles
    339 Morris Ave
    BronxNY 10451
    (718)292-1052
    0.37-8173
  • BronxP.S. 168Special Education School
    Grades: PK-12 | 492 students
    0.3 miles
    339 Morris Ave
    BronxNY 10451
    (718)585-2100
    0.3PK-12492
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    Grades: 6-12 | 581 students
    0.3 miles
    339 Morris Ave
    BronxNY 10451
    (718)401-4891
    0.36-12581

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