Albany High School

700 Washington Ave

Albany, NY 12203-1495

Grades: 9-12

2,225 students

Albany High School serves 2,225 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 53%.
Albany High School operates within the Albany City School District.
The school district's 51% graduation rate is lower than the NY state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 2225 students has declined by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 157 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,225 students
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 157 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.63 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 14:1 13:1
Asian
9%
8%
Hispanic
12%
24%
Black
54%
19%
White
24%
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.
0.63 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.
49%
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.
6%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,575 students has grown by 16% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 51% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Albany City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
3
Number of Students Managed 9,575 1,015
Graduation Rate 51% 86%
District Total Revenue $223 MM $29 MM
District Spending $225 MM $29 MM
District Revenue / Student $27,163 $21,692
District Spending / Student $27,389 $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 Green Technical High Charter School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Brighter Choice Charter Middle School For Girls (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Philip J Schuyler Achievement Academy (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • AlbanyPhilip J Schuyler Achievement Academy
    676 Clinton Ave
    AlbanyNY 12206
    (518)475-6700
    0.4 mi | 313 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • AlbanyPine Hills Elementary School
    41 North Allen St
    AlbanyNY 12203
    (518)475-6725
    0.5 mi | 357 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • AlbanyHenry Johnson Charter School
    Charter School
    30 Watervliet Ave
    AlbanyNY 12206
    (518)432-4300
    Charter School

    0.6 mi | 387 students | Gr. KG-4                      
  • AlbanyBrighter Choice Charter Middle School For Girls
    Charter School
    395 Elk St
    AlbanyNY 12206
    (518)694-5550
    Charter School

    0.6 mi | 164 students | Gr. 5-7                      
  • AlbanyBrighter Choice Charter School For Girls
    Charter School
    250 Central Ave
    AlbanyNY 12206
    (518)694-4100
    Charter School

    0.6 mi | 260 students | Gr. KG-4                      

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