Harrison High School

255 Union Ave,

Harrison, NY, 10528-1610

Tel: (914)630-3094
Grades: 9-12

1,004 students

Harrison High School serves 1,004 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 52%.
Harrison High School operates within the Harrison Central School District.
The school district's 93% graduation rate is higher than the NY state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 1004 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 1,004 students
Harrison High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 88 teachers
Harrison High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Harrison 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 0.38 is more 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
Harrison High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
6%
8%
Harrison High School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
16%
23%
Harrison High School Hispanic (1989-2012)
Black
1%
19%
Harrison High School Black (1994-2012)
White
78%
48%
Harrison High School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Harrison High School Sch Ethnicity Harrison 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.
0.38 0.35
Harrison 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%
Harrison 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.
5%
7%
Harrison High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,541 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 93% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Harrison Central School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 3,541 1,324
Harrison Central   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 93% 86%
Harrison Central   School District Graduation Rate (1998-2009)
District Total Revenue $99 MM $29 MM
Harrison Central   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $97 MM $29 MM
Harrison Central   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $28,542 $21,692
Harrison Central   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $27,787 $21,514
Harrison 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 Rye Neck Senior High School (2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Louis M Klein Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Harrison Avenue Elementary School (1.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Harrison Louis M Klein Middle School
    50 Union Ave
    Harrison , NY , 10528
    (914)630-3033
    1.2  mi  |  858  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Harrison Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Harrison Avenue Elementary School
    480 Harrison Ave
    Harrison , NY , 10528
    (914)630-3192
    1.4  mi  |  459  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Harrison Parsons Memorial School
    200 Halstead Ave
    Harrison , NY , 10528
    (914)630-3222
    1.5  mi  |  488  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Mamaroneck Mamaroneck Avenue School
    850 Mamaroneck Ave
    Mamaroneck , NY , 10543
    (914)220-3600
    1.6  mi  |  749  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Scarsdale Heathcote School
    26 Palmer Ave
    Scarsdale , NY , 10583
    (914)721-2760
    1.8  mi  |  383  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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