Pelham Memorial High School

575 Colonial Ave

Pelham, NY 10803-2257

Tel: (914)738-8110
Grades 9-12
850 students
Pelham Memorial High School serves 850 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the NY average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 54%.
Pelham Memorial High School operates within the Pelham Union Free School District.
The school district's 96% graduation rate is higher than the NY state average of 87%.

School Overview

The student population of 850 students has grown by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 61 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 850 students
Pelham Memorial High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Pelham Memorial High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 61 teachers
Pelham Memorial High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Pelham Memorial High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.49 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 14:1 14:1
Pelham Memorial High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
4%
9%
Pelham Memorial High School Asian Students (1989-2014)
Hispanic
16%
25%
Pelham Memorial High School Black Students (1989-2014)
Black
8%
18%
Pelham Memorial High School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
69%
46%
Pelham Memorial High School White Students (1989-2014)
Two or more races
3%
1%
Pelham Memorial High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Pelham Memorial 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.
0.49 0.36
Pelham Memorial 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.
7%
42%
Pelham Memorial 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.
3%
5%
Pelham Memorial High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,813 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 96% has decreased from 100% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $21,419 is less than the state average of $23,859. The district revenue/student has grown by 16% over four years.
The district spending/student of $24,292 is less than the state average of $24,841. The district spending/student has grown by 16% over four years.
School District Name Pelham Union Free School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
2
Number of Students Managed 2,813 926
Pelham Union Free   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 96% 87%
Pelham Union Free   School District Graduation Rate (1999-2010)
District Total Revenue $60 MM $29 MM
Pelham Union Free   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $68 MM $30 MM
Pelham Union Free   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $21,419 $23,859
Pelham Union Free   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $24,292 $24,841
Pelham Union Free   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 Graham School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Pelham Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Colonial School (0.2 miles away)
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  • PelhamPelham Middle School
    0.1 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 692 students28 Franklin Place
    PelhamNY 10803
    (914)738-8190
    0.16-8692
  • PelhamColonial School
    0.2 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 307 students315 Highbrook Ave
    PelhamNY 10803
    (914)738-2680
    0.2KG-5307
  • PelhamSiwanoy School
    0.3 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 289 students489 Siwanoy Place
    PelhamNY 10803
    (914)738-7650
    0.3KG-5289
  • Mount VernonGraham School
    0.4 miles | Grades: PK-11 | 496 students421 East 5th St
    Mount VernonNY 10553
    (914)665-5080
    0.4PK-11496
  • New RochelleColumbus Elementary School
    Magnet School
    0.9 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 850 students275 Washington Ave
    New RochelleNY 10801
    (914)576-4401
    0.9KG-5850

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