Newcomers High School

Newcomers High School serves 889 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NY average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 54%.
Newcomers High School operates within the New York City Geographic #30 School District.
The school district's 67% graduation rate is lower than the NY state average of 87%.

School Overview

The student population of 889 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 889 students
Newcomers High School Total Students (2006-2014)
Gender % Newcomers High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 52 teachers
Newcomers High School Total Teachers (2006-2014)
Students by Grade Newcomers High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 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 17:1 14:1
Newcomers High School Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2014)
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.
0.57 0.36
Newcomers 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.
82%
42%
Newcomers 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.
8%
5%
Newcomers High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 40,285 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 67% has decreased from 100% over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #30 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
46
2
Number of Students Managed 40,285 926
New York City Geographic  #30 School District Students Managed (2004-2014)
Graduation Rate 67% 87%
New York City Geographic  #30 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 Academy Of American Studies (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Energy Technical High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Growing Up Green Charter School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Long Island CityAcademy Of American Studies
    Grades: 9-12 | 813 students2801 41st Ave
    Long Island CityNY 11101
    (718)361-8786
    09-12813
  • Long Island CityGrowing Up Green Charter School
    Charter School
    0.2 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 492 students3927 28th St
    Long Island CityNY 11101
    (347)642-4306
    0.2KG-5492
  • Long Island CityAcademy Of Finance And Enterprise
    0.4 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 467 students3020 Thomson Ave
    Long Island CityNY 11101
    (718)389-3623
    0.49-12467
  • WoodsideAcademy Of The City Charter School
    Charter School
    0.4 miles | Grades: KG-3 | 271 students3129 60th St
    WoodsideNY 11377
    (718)487-9857
    0.4KG-3271
  • Long Island CityBard High School Early College Queens
    0.4 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 600 students3020 Thomson Ave
    Long Island CityNY 11101
    (718)361-3133
    0.49-12600

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