Grover Cleveland High School

Grover Cleveland High School serves 1,929 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 53%.
Grover Cleveland High School operates within the New York City School District.

Overview

The student population of 1929 students has declined by 34% over five years.
The teacher population of 119 teachers has declined by 17% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,929 students
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 119 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 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 16:1 13:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
9%
8%
Hispanic
64%
24%
Black
4%
19%
White
22%
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.
0.54 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.
9%
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.
4%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 57,189 students has grown by 17% over five years.
School District Name New York City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
51
3
Number of Students Managed 57,189 1,015
Graduation Rate n/a% 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 Robert E Peary School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is I.S. 93 Ridgewood (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 71 Forest (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • RidgewoodP.S. 71 Forest
    6285 Forest Ave
    RidgewoodNY 11385
    (718)821-7772
    0.2 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 986 students                      
  • RidgewoodLearners And Leaders Elementary School
    378 Seneca Ave
    RidgewoodNY 11385
    (718)366-1061
    0.4 mi | Gr. PK-3 | 391 students                      
  • RidgewoodI.S. 93 Ridgewood
    6656 Forest Ave
    RidgewoodNY 11385
    (718)821-4882
    0.5 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 1276 students                      
  • MaspethP.S. 153 Maspeth Elementary School
    6002 60th Ln
    MaspethNY 11378
    (718)821-7850
    0.5 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 1463 students                      
  • RidgewoodP.S. 81 Jean Paul Richter
    559 Cypress Ave
    RidgewoodNY 11385
    (718)821-9800
    0.5 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 1033 students                      

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