Letchworth Senior High School

Letchworth Senior High School serves 282 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 53%.
Letchworth Senior High School operates within the Letchworth Central School District.
The school district's 93% graduation rate is higher than the NY state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 282 students has declined by 16% over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 282 students
Letchworth Senior High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Letchworth Senior High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Letchworth Senior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 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 9:1 13:1
Letchworth Senior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
2%
24%
Letchworth Senior High School Hispanic (1989-2013)
White
97%
47%
Letchworth Senior High School White (1989-2013)
Two or more races
1%
1%
All Ethnic Groups Letchworth Senior High School Sch Ethnicity Letchworth Senior 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.
0.06 0.36
Letchworth Senior 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.
15%
41%
Letchworth Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2013)
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.
10%
7%
Letchworth Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 947 students has decreased by 12% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 93% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Letchworth Central School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 947 1,324
Letchworth Central   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 93% 86%
Letchworth Central   School District Graduation Rate (1998-2009)
District Total Revenue $18 MM $29 MM
District Spending $18 MM $29 MM
District Revenue / Student $16,825 $21,692
Letchworth Central   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,859 $21,514
Letchworth 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 Warsaw Middle/senior High School (7.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Letchworth Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Letchworth Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • GainesvilleLetchworth Elementary School
    5550 School Rd
    GainesvilleNY 14066
    (585)493-2581
    0.1 mi | 379 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • GainesvilleLetchworth Middle School
    5550 School Rd
    GainesvilleNY 14066
    (585)493-2592
    0.1 mi | 286 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • WarsawWarsaw Elementary School
    153 West Buffalo St
    WarsawNY 14569
    (585)786-8000
    7.7 mi | 417 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • WarsawWarsaw Middle/senior High School
    81 West Court St
    WarsawNY 14569
    (585)786-8000
    7.9 mi | 542 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • PerryPerry High School
    33 Watkins Ave
    PerryNY 14530
    (585)237-0270
    8.7 mi | 274 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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