Newcomers High School

Newcomers High School serves 950 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is more than the state average of 53%.
Newcomers High School operates within the New York City School District.
The school district's 77% graduation rate is lower than the NY state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 950 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 950 students
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 53 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 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 18:1 13:1
American Indian
1% 1%
Asian
45%
8%
Hispanic
46%
24%
Black
4%
19%
White
4%
47%
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.
0.59 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.
78%
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.
7%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 42,077 students has grown by 12% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 77% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name New York City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
44
3
Number of Students Managed 42,077 1,015
Graduation Rate 77% 86%
District Total Revenue n/a $29 MM
District Spending n/a $29 MM
District Revenue / Student n/a $21,692
District Spending / Student n/a $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 Academy Of American Studies (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is I.S. 204 Oliver W Holmes (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Growing Up Green Charter School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Long Island CityAcademy Of American Studies
    2801 41st Ave
    Long Island CityNY 11101
    (718)361-8786
    0.1 mi | 748 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Long Island CityGrowing Up Green Charter School
    Charter School
    3927 28th St
    Long Island CityNY 11101
    (347)642-4306
    Charter School

    0.2 mi | 415 students | Gr. KG-4                      
  • Long Island CityAcademy Of Finance And Enterprise
    3020 Thomson Ave
    Long Island CityNY 11101
    (718)389-3623
    0.3 mi | 439 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Long Island CityBard High School Early College Queens
    3020 Thomson Ave
    Long Island CityNY 11101
    (718)361-3133
    0.3 mi | 589 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Long Island CityHigh School Of Applied Communications
    3020 Thomson Ave
    Long Island CityNY 11101
    (718)389-3163
    0.3 mi | 417 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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