Brewster High School

50 Foggintown Rd,

Brewster, NY, 10509-9956

Tel: (845)279-5051
Grades: 9-12

1,209 students

Brewster High School serves 1,209 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 52%.
Brewster High School operates within the Brewster Central School District.
The school district's 91% graduation rate is higher than the NY state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 1209 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 84 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,209 students
Brewster High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 84 teachers
Brewster High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Brewster High School 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 0.40 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 14:1 13:1
Brewster High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
8%
Brewster High School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
15%
23%
Brewster High School Hispanic (1989-2012)
Black
3%
19%
Brewster High School Black (1989-2012)
White
76%
48%
Brewster High School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Brewster High School Sch Ethnicity Brewster 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.
0.40 1.03
Brewster High School Diversity Score (1989-2012)
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.
7%
42%
Brewster High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2012)
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.
3%
7%
Brewster High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,335 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 91% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Brewster Central School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 3,335 1,324
Brewster Central   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 91% 86%
Brewster Central   School District Graduation Rate (1998-2009)
District Total Revenue $84 MM $29 MM
District Spending $81 MM $29 MM
Brewster Central   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $24,092 $21,692
Brewster Central   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $23,172 $21,514
Brewster Central   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Carmel High School (3.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is C V Starr Intermediate School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is John F Kennedy Elementary School (0 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Brewster John F Kennedy Elementary School
    31 Foggintown Rd
    Brewster , NY , 10509
    (845)279-2087
    0  mi  |  470  students  |  Gr.  KG-3
  • Brewster C V Starr Intermediate School
    20 Farm To Market Rd
    Brewster , NY , 10509
    (845)279-4018
    0.3  mi  |  468  students  |  Gr.  4-5
  • Brewster Henry H Wells Middle School
    570route 312
    Brewster , NY , 10509
    (845)279-3702
    0.5  mi  |  812  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Carmel George Fischer Middle School
    281 Fair St
    Carmel , NY , 10512
    (845)228-2300
    2.4  mi  |  1394  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Brewster Garden Street School
    20 Garden St
    Brewster , NY , 10509
    (845)279-5091
    3.1  mi  |  376  students  |  Gr.  KG-3

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Putnam 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 0.58, which is lower than the New York average of 1.03. The most diverse school district in Putnam County is Putnam School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New York or national school diversity statistics.