Richmond Hill High School

Richmond Hill High School serves 2,190 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the NY average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 54%.
Richmond Hill High School operates within the New York City Geographic #27 School District.
The school district's 56% graduation rate is lower than the NY state average of 87%.

School Overview

The student population of 2190 students has declined by 37% over five years.
The teacher population of 135 teachers has declined by 22% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,190 students
Richmond Hill High School Total Students (2006-2014)
Gender % Richmond Hill High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 135 teachers
Richmond Hill High School Total Teachers (2006-2014)
Students by Grade Richmond Hill High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.66 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 16:1 14:1
Richmond Hill High School Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2014)
American Indian
2%
1%
Richmond Hill High School American Indian Students (2012-2014)
Asian
29%
9%
Richmond Hill High School Asian Students (2006-2014)
Hispanic
48%
25%
Richmond Hill High School Black Students (2006-2014)
Black
16%
18%
Richmond Hill High School Black Students (2006-2014)
White
5%
46%
Richmond Hill High School White Students (2006-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Richmond Hill 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.
0.66 0.36
Richmond Hill 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.
76%
42%
Richmond Hill 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.
6%
5%
Richmond Hill High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 44,106 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 56% has decreased from 87% over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #27 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
61
2
Number of Students Managed 44,106 926
New York City Geographic  #27 School District Students Managed (2005-2014)
Graduation Rate 56% 87%
New York City Geographic  #27 School District Graduation Rate (2008-2010)
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 Sch-construction, Trades, Engineering & Archi (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Junior High School 210 Elizabeth Blackwell (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 51 (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Richmond HillP.S. 51
    0.2 miles | Grades: PK-1 | 265 students8745 117th St
    Richmond HillNY 11418
    (718)850-0738
    0.2PK-1265
  • Richmond HillP.S. 56 Harry Eichler
    0.3 miles | Grades: 2-5 | 418 students8610 114th St
    Richmond HillNY 11418
    (718)441-4448
    0.32-5418
  • Richmond HillP.S. 90 Horace Mann
    0.3 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 891 students8650 109th St
    Richmond HillNY 11418
    (718)847-3370
    0.3PK-5891
  • CoronaP.S. 16 The Nancy Debenedittis School
    0.5 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 1730 students4115 104th St
    CoronaNY 11368
    (718)505-0140
    0.5KG-51730
  • South Richmond HillP.S. 62 Chester Park
    1 Negative Reviews
    0.5 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 906 students9725 108th St
    South Richmond HillNY 11419
    (718)849-0992
    0.5KG-5906

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