Newcomers High School

Newcomers High School serves 925 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 52%.
Newcomers High School operates within the New York City Geographic #30 School District.
The school district's 77% graduation rate is lower than the NY state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 925 students has declined by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 55 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 925 students
Newcomers High School Total Students (2006-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 55 teachers
Newcomers High School Total Classroom Teachers (2006-2012)
Students by Grade Newcomers High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 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 17:1 13:1
Newcomers High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2006-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
47%
8%
Newcomers High School Asian (2006-2012)
Hispanic
43%
23%
Newcomers High School Hispanic (2006-2012)
Black
5%
19%
Newcomers High School Black (2006-2012)
White
2%
48%
Newcomers High School White (2006-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Newcomers High School Sch Ethnicity Newcomers 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.
0.60 0.35
Newcomers High School Diversity Score (2006-2012)
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.
78%
42%
Newcomers High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2012)
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.
6%
7%
Newcomers High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 42,126 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 Geographic #30 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
44
3
Number of Students Managed 42,126 1,324
New York City Geographic  #30 School District Number of Students Managed (2004-2012)
Graduation Rate 77% 86%
New York City Geographic  #30 School District Graduation Rate (2007-2009)
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: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Academy Of American Studies (0 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 City Academy Of American Studies
    28 01 41st Ave
    Long Island City , NY 11101
    (718)361-8786
    0  mi  |  704  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Long Island City Growing Up Green Charter School
    Charter School
    39 27 28th St
    Long Island City , NY 11101
    (347)642-4306
    Charter School
    0.2  mi  |  342  students  |  Gr.  KG-3
  • Long Island City Academy Of The City Charter School
    Charter School
    3614 12th St
    Long Island City , NY 11106
    (718)487-9857
    Charter School
    0.4  mi  |  93  students  |  Gr.  KG-1
  • Long Island City P.S. 112 Dutch Kills
    25 05 37th Ave
    Long Island City , NY 11101
    (718)784-5250
    0.4  mi  |  503  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Long Island City Bard High School Early College Ii
    30 20 Thomson Ave
    Long Island City , NY 11101
    (718)361-3133
    0.4  mi  |  631  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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Did You Know?
Long Island City, 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 0.62, which is higher than the New York average of 0.35. The most diverse school in Long Island City is Growing Up Green Charter School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New York or national school diversity statistics.