Oswego High School

Oswego High School serves 1,193 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the NY average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 54%.
Oswego High School operates within the Oswego City School District.
The school district's 77% graduation rate is lower than the NY state average of 87%.

School Overview

The student population of 1193 students has declined by 21% over five years.
The teacher population of 87 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,193 students
Oswego High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Oswego High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 87 teachers
Oswego High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Oswego High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less 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 14:1 14:1
Oswego High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
1%
9%
Oswego High School Asian Students (1989-2014)
Hispanic
4%
25%
Oswego High School Black Students (1989-2014)
Black
2%
18%
Oswego High School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
93%
46%
Oswego High School White Students (1989-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Oswego 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.
0.13 0.36
Oswego 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.
28%
42%
Oswego 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.
5%
5%
Oswego High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,004 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 77% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $16,614 is less than the state average of $23,859. The district revenue/student has grown by 20% over four years.
The district spending/student of $20,283 is less than the state average of $24,841. The district spending/student has grown by 50% over four years.
School District Name Oswego City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
2
Number of Students Managed 4,004 926
Oswego City   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 77% 87%
Oswego City   School District Graduation Rate (1998-2010)
District Total Revenue $72 MM $29 MM
Oswego City   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $87 MM $30 MM
Oswego City   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $16,614 $23,859
Oswego City   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $20,283 $24,841
Oswego City   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 Buccaneer Junior/senior High School (the) (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Oswego Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Leighton Elementary School (0 miles away)
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