Fiorello H Laguardia High School Of Music, Art And

100 Amsterdam Ave,

New York, NY, 10023-6406

Tel: (212)496-0700
Grades: 9-12

2,604 students

Fiorello H Laguardia High School Of Music, Art And serves 2,604 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 52%.
Fiorello H Laguardia High School Of Music, Art And operates within the New York City Geographic # 3 School District.
Overview
The student population of 2604 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 127 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,604 students
Gender % 27% Male / 73%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 127 teachers
Students by Grade
School Comparison
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.69 is more than the state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1
13:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
19%
8%
Hispanic
16%
23%
Black
13%
19%
White
49%
48%
Unknown
3%
1%
All Ethnic Groups
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. 0.69
0.68
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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. 20%
42%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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.
8%
7%
District Comparison
The district's student population of 22,611 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic # 3 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
46
n/a
Number of Students Managed 22,611
n/a
Graduation Rate n/a
n/a
District Total Revenue n/a n/a
District Spending n/a n/a
District Revenue / Student n/a n/a
District Spending / Student n/a n/a
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is High School For Arts, Imagination And Inquiry (0.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Ms 245 The Computer School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ps 199 Jessie Isador Straus (0.3 miles away)
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  • Recommended February 17, 2010 - LaGuardia is among THE most prestigous Performing Arts Schools in America. it has recieved an A on its Progress Report and an outstanding on its quality overview. LaGuardia is and will continue to be the school of the millenium. - Posted by Student/Alumni

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