Manhattan/hunter Science High School

Manhattan/hunter Science High School serves 462 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the NY average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is more than the state average of 54%.
Manhattan/hunter Science High School operates within the New York City Geographic # 3 School District.
The school district's 83% graduation rate is lower than the NY state average of 87%.

School Overview

The student population of 462 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 462 students
Manhattan/hunter Science High School Total Students (2004-2014)
Gender % Manhattan/hunter Science High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Manhattan/hunter Science High School Total Teachers (2006-2014)
Students by Grade Manhattan/hunter Science High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.74 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 19:1 14:1
Manhattan/hunter Science High School Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2014)
American Indian
2%
1%
Manhattan/hunter Science High School American Indian Students (2011-2014)
Asian
22%
9%
Manhattan/hunter Science High School Asian Students (2004-2014)
Hispanic
41%
25%
Manhattan/hunter Science High School Black Students (2004-2014)
Black
20%
18%
Manhattan/hunter Science High School Black Students (2004-2014)
White
12%
46%
Manhattan/hunter Science High School White Students (2004-2014)
Two or more races
3%
1%
Manhattan/hunter Science High School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Manhattan/hunter Science 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.
0.74 0.36
Manhattan/hunter Science High School Diversity Score (2004-2014)
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.
54%
42%
Manhattan/hunter Science 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.
11%
5%
Manhattan/hunter Science High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 22,595 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 83% has decreased from 100% over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic # 3 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
46
2
Number of Students Managed 22,595 926
New York City Geographic  # 3 School District Students Managed (2004-2014)
Graduation Rate 83% 87%
New York City Geographic  # 3 School District Graduation Rate (2007-2010)
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 High School For Arts, Imagination And Inquiry (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Special Music School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Special Music School (0.1 miles away)
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