Yorktown High School

Tel: (914)243-8000
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 stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 88 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,284 students
Yorktown High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 88 teachers
Yorktown High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same 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
Yorktown High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
6%
8%
Yorktown High School Asian (1989-2013)
Hispanic
10%
24%
Yorktown High School Hispanic (1989-2013)
Black
1%
19%
Yorktown High School Black (1989-2013)
White
82%
47%
Yorktown High School White (1989-2013)
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
Yorktown High School Diversity Score (1989-2013)
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%
Yorktown High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2013)
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%
Yorktown High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,799 students has grown by 96% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 95% has decreased from 100% over five years.
School District Name Yorktown Central School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 7,799 1,015
Yorktown Central   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 95% 86%
District Total Revenue $89 MM $29 MM
District Spending $92 MM $29 MM
District Revenue / Student $22,566 $21,692
Yorktown Central   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $23,254 $21,514
Yorktown Central   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Students Grades
  • Yorktown HeightsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Mildred E Strang Middle School
    2701 Crompond Rd
    Yorktown HeightsNY 10598
    (914)243-8000
    0.1 mi | 925 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Yorktown HeightsMohansic School
    704 Locksley Rd
    Yorktown HeightsNY 10598
    (914)243-8000
    0.2 mi | 424 students | Gr. KG-3                      
  • Yorktown HeightsCrompond School
    2901 Manor St
    Yorktown HeightsNY 10598
    (914)243-8140
    0.9 mi | 497 students | Gr. 4-5                      
  • Yorktown HeightsBrookside School
    2285 Broad St
    Yorktown HeightsNY 10598
    (914)243-8000
    1.3 mi | 484 students | Gr. KG-3                      
  • Yorktown HeightsLakeland-copper Beech Middle School
    3417 Old Yorktown Rd
    Yorktown HeightsNY 10598
    (914)245-1885
    1.9 mi | 1407 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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