New Explorers High School

New Explorers High School serves 385 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 52%.
New Explorers High School operates within the New York City Geographic # 7 School District.
The school district's 76% graduation rate is lower than the NY state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 385 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 385 students
New Explorers High School Total Students (2004-2012)
Gender % 56% Male / 44%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
New Explorers High School Total Classroom Teachers (2006-2012)
Students by Grade New Explorers High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.46 is less than the state average of 1.03. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 13:1
New Explorers High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2006-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
8%
New Explorers High School Asian (2007-2012)
Hispanic
68%
23%
New Explorers High School Hispanic (2004-2012)
Black
29%
19%
New Explorers High School Black (2004-2012)
White
n/a
48%
New Explorers High School White (2004-2012)
All Ethnic Groups New Explorers High School Sch Ethnicity New Explorers High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.46 1.03
New Explorers High School Diversity Score (2004-2012)
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.
84%
42%
New Explorers High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2012)
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.
2%
7%
New Explorers High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 17,535 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 76% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic # 7 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
36
3
Number of Students Managed 17,535 1,324
New York City Geographic  # 7 School District Number of Students Managed (2004-2012)
Graduation Rate 76% 86%
New York City Geographic  # 7 School District Graduation Rate (2007-2009)
District Total Revenue n/a $29 MM
District Spending n/a $29 MM
District Revenue / Student n/a $21,692
District Spending / Student n/a $21,514
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Mott Haven Village Prep High School (0 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Junior High School 162 Lola Rodriguez De Tio (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 157 Grove Hill (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Bronx Mott Haven Village Prep High School
    701 St Anns Ave
    Bronx , NY , 10455
    (718)402-0571
    0  mi  |  362  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Bronx Urban Assembly School For Careers In Sports
    730 Concourse Village West
    Bronx , NY , 10451
    (718)993-0255
    0  mi  |  476  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Bronx Crotona Academy High School
    Alternative School
    639 55 St Anns Ave
    Bronx , NY , 10457
    (718)402-8378
    Alternative School
    0.1  mi  |  124  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Bronx P.S. 157 Grove Hill
    757 Cauldwell Ave
    Bronx , NY , 10456
    (718)292-5255
    0.1  mi  |  610  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Bronx Green Dot Ny Charter School
    Magnet School
    Charter School
    600 St Ann South Ave
    Bronx , NY , 10455
    (718)585-0560
    Magnet School
    Charter School
    0.2  mi  |  379  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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Bronx, NY public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.53, which is higher than the New York average of 0.35. The most diverse school in Bronx is P.S. 97. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New York or national school diversity statistics.