Rondout Valley High School

122 Kyserike Rd

Accord, NY 12404-0009

Tel: (845)687-2400
Grades: 9-12

711 students

Rondout Valley High School serves 711 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 52%.
Rondout Valley High School operates within the Rondout Valley Central School District.
The school district's 80% graduation rate is lower than the NY state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 711 students has declined by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 65 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 711 students
Rondout Valley High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 65 teachers
Students by Grade Rondout Valley High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.21 is less than the state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 13:1
Rondout Valley High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
1%
8%
Hispanic
6%
23%
Black
2%
19%
White
89%
48%
All Ethnic Groups Rondout Valley High School Sch Ethnicity Rondout Valley 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.
0.21 0.35
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.
30%
42%
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.
7%
7%
Rondout Valley High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,644 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 80% has decreased from 92% over five years.
School District Name Rondout Valley Central School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 2,644 1,324
Rondout Valley Central   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 80% 86%
Rondout Valley Central   School District Graduation Rate (1998-2009)
District Total Revenue $59 MM $29 MM
Rondout Valley Central   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $58 MM $29 MM
Rondout Valley Central   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $24,730 $21,692
Rondout Valley Central   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $24,291 $21,514
Rondout Valley 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 New Paltz Senior High School (8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Rondout Valley Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Marbletown Elementary School (3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • AccordRondout Valley Middle School
    122 Kyserike Rd
    AccordNY 12404
    (845)687-2400
    0 mi | 626 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • Stone RidgeMarbletown Elementary School
    12 Pinebush Rd
    Stone RidgeNY 12484
    (845)687-0284
    3 mi | 270 students | Gr. KG-4                      
  • CottekillRosendale Elementary School
    1915 Lucas Ave
    CottekillNY 12419
    (845)687-7607
    4.5 mi | 208 students | Gr. KG-4                      
  • KerhonksonKerhonkson Elementary School
    30 Academy St
    KerhonksonNY 12446
    (845)626-2451
    6.5 mi | 316 students | Gr. KG-4                      
  • New PaltzUlster Boces
    Special Education School
    175 Rte 32 North
    New PaltzNY 12561
    (845)255-3040
    Special Education School

    6.6 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       

School Reviews

  • Recommended September 20, 2013 - Rondout Valley is a good sized school with motivated teachers and it offers many classes for students wanting to get ahead. The BOCES program is also available for students who are trying to learn employment skills while still in high school. The facilities are nice and the new science wing in the high school is excellent. Sports teams are held at a high esteem and the music program encourages the growth of independent musicians. All in all a great school. - Posted by Student/Alumni
  • Recommended February 01, 2009 - The school offers a rigorous curriculum including College level courses in Environmental Science, Science Research, Math, Advanced PLacement courses in Biology, Physics, Chemistry, Calculus, Spanish, US History, and European History. A new science addition is being planned for 2006 but the current facilities are far from exemplary. Strong music and art programs are offered and athletics is another strong suit. The student body is as a whole relaxed and safe but not highly motivated academically. The level of parent involvement in elementary schools is good. - Posted by Teacher

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Ulster County, 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 0.36, which is higher than the New York average of 0.35. The most diverse school district in Ulster County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New York or national school diversity statistics.