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 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 950 students
Newcomers High School Total Students (2006-2013)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 53 teachers
Newcomers High School Total Teachers (2006-2013)
Students by Grade Newcomers High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 22:1 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
Newcomers High School Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2013)
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
45%
8%
Newcomers High School Asian Students (2006-2013)
Hispanic
46%
24%
Newcomers High School Black Students (2006-2013)
Black
4%
19%
Newcomers High School Black Students (2006-2013)
White
4%
47%
Newcomers High School White Students (2006-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Newcomers High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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
Newcomers High School Diversity Score (2006-2013)
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.
78%
41%
Newcomers High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2013)
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.
7%
7%
Newcomers High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 42,077 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 77% has decreased from 100% 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
New York City School District Students Managed (2004-2013)
Graduation Rate 77% 86%
New York City 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: 2013 (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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  • Long Island CityAcademy Of American Studies
    2801 41st Ave
    Long Island CityNY 11101
    (718)361-8786
    0 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 748 students                      
  • Long Island CityGrowing Up Green Charter School
    Charter School
    3927 28th St
    Long Island CityNY 11101
    (347)642-4306
    Charter School

    0.2 mi | Gr. KG-4 | 415 students                      
  • AstoriaAcademy Of The City Charter School
    Charter School
    3614 12th St
    AstoriaNY 11106
    (718)487-9857
    Charter School

    0.4 mi | Gr. KG-2 | 146 students                      
  • Long Island CityP.S. 112 Dutch Kills
    2505 37th Ave
    Long Island CityNY 11101
    (718)784-5250
    0.4 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 484 students                      
  • Long Island CityAcademy Of Finance And Enterprise
    3020 Thomson Ave
    Long Island CityNY 11101
    (718)389-3623
    0.4 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 439 students                      

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