Yorktown High School

Grades: 9-12

1,284 students

Yorktown High School serves 1,284 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 53%.
Yorktown High School operates within the Yorktown Central School District.
The school district's 95% graduation rate is higher than the NY state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 1284 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 88 teachers has declined by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,284 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 88 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.32 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 15:1 13:1
Asian
6%
8%
Hispanic
10%
24%
Black
1%
19%
White
82%
47%
Two or more races
1%
1%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.32 0.36
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.
1%
41%
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.
n/a
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,799 students has grown by 93% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 95% has decreased from 100% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $22,566 is higher than the state average of $21,692. The district revenue/student has grown by 34% over four years.
The district spending/student of $23,254 is higher than the state average of $21,514. The district spending/student has grown by 29% over four years.
School District Name Yorktown Central School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 7,799 1,015
Graduation Rate 95% 86%
District Total Revenue $89 MM $29 MM
District Spending $92 MM $29 MM
District Revenue / Student $22,566 $21,692
District Spending / Student $23,254 $21,514
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Lakeland High School (3.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mildred E Strang Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mohansic School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Yorktown Heights Mildred E Strang Middle School
    2701 Crompond Rd
    Yorktown HeightsNY 10598
    (914)243-8000
    0.1 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 925 students                      
  • Yorktown HeightsMohansic School
    704 Locksley Rd
    Yorktown HeightsNY 10598
    (914)243-8000
    0.2 mi | Gr. KG-3 | 424 students                      
  • Yorktown HeightsCrompond School
    2901 Manor St
    Yorktown HeightsNY 10598
    (914)243-8140
    0.9 mi | Gr. 4-5 | 497 students                      
  • Yorktown HeightsBrookside School
    2285 Broad St
    Yorktown HeightsNY 10598
    (914)243-8000
    1.3 mi | Gr. KG-3 | 484 students                      
  • Yorktown HeightsLakeland-copper Beech Middle School
    3417 Old Yorktown Rd
    Yorktown HeightsNY 10598
    (914)245-1885
    1.9 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 1407 students                      

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