Richmond Hill High School

Richmond Hill High School serves 2,547 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is more than the state average of 52%.
Richmond Hill High School operates within the New York City Geographic #27 School District.
The school district's 69% graduation rate is lower than the NY state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 2547 students has declined by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 153 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,547 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 153 teachers
Students by Grade Richmond Hill 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 0.67 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
Asian
32%
8%
Hispanic
46%
23%
Black
16%
19%
White
3%
48%
All Ethnic Groups Richmond Hill High School Sch Ethnicity Richmond Hill 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.
0.67 0.35
Richmond Hill 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.
62%
42%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 47,143 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 69% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #27 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
58
3
Number of Students Managed 47,143 1,324
Graduation Rate 69% 86%
New York City Geographic  #27 School District Graduation Rate (2008-2009)
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 High School Construction, Trades, Engineering And Arc (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Junior High School 210 Elizabeth Blackwell (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 51 (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Richmond HillP.S. 51
    87 45 117th St
    Richmond HillNY 11418
    (718)850-0738
    0.2 mi | 285 students | Gr. PK-1                      
  • Richmond HillP.S. 56 Harry Eichler
    86 10 114th St
    Richmond HillNY 11418
    (718)441-4448
    0.3 mi | 439 students | Gr. 2-5                      
  • Richmond HillP.S. 90 Horace Mann
    86 50 109th St
    Richmond HillNY 11418
    (718)847-3370
    0.3 mi | 878 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • South Richmond HillP.S. 62 Chester Park
    97 25 108th St
    South Richmond HillNY 11419
    (718)849-0992
    0.5 mi | 947 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Ozone ParkP.S. 16
    41 15 104th St
    Ozone ParkNY 11416
    (718)505-0140
    0.5 mi | 1672 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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Did You Know?
Queens County, 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 0.51, which is higher than the New York average of 0.35. The most diverse school district in Queens County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New York or national school diversity statistics.