Pelham Memorial High School

575 Colonial Ave

Pelham, NY 10803-2257

Grades: 9-12

836 students

Pelham Memorial High School serves 836 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 53%.
Pelham Memorial High School operates within the Pelham Union Free School District.
The school district's 93% graduation rate is higher than the NY state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 836 students has grown by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 62 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 836 students
Pelham Memorial High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 62 teachers
Pelham Memorial High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Pelham Memorial High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 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 14:1 13:1
Pelham Memorial High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
4%
8%
Pelham Memorial High School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
18%
24%
Pelham Memorial High School Black Students (1989-2013)
Black
7%
19%
Pelham Memorial High School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
68%
47%
Pelham Memorial High School White Students (1989-2013)
Two or more races
3%
1%
Pelham Memorial High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Pelham Memorial 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.
0.50 0.36
Pelham Memorial High School Diversity Score (1989-2013)
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.
3%
41%
Pelham Memorial High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2013)
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.
1%
7%
Pelham Memorial High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,830 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 93% has decreased from 99% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $21,247 is less than the state average of $21,692. The district revenue/student has grown by 23% over four years.
The district spending/student of $20,764 is less than the state average of $21,514. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four years.
School District Name Pelham Union Free School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 2,830 1,015
Pelham Union Free   School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 93% 86%
Pelham Union Free   School District Graduation Rate (1999-2009)
District Total Revenue $59 MM $29 MM
Pelham Union Free   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $57 MM $29 MM
Pelham Union Free   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $21,247 $21,692
Pelham Union Free   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $20,764 $21,514
Pelham Union Free   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Nelson Mandela Community High School At Columbus Bldg (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Pelham Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Colonial School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • PelhamPelham Middle School
    28 Franklin Place
    PelhamNY 10803
    (914)738-8190
    0.1 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 682 students                      
  • PelhamColonial School
    315 Highbrook Ave
    PelhamNY 10803
    (914)738-2680
    0.2 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 321 students                      
  • PelhamSiwanoy School
    489 Siwanoy Place
    PelhamNY 10803
    (914)738-7650
    0.3 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 293 students                      
  • Mount VernonGraham School
    421 East 5th St
    Mount VernonNY 10553
    (914)665-5080
    0.4 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 519 students                      
  • New RochelleColumbus Elementary School
    Magnet School
    275 Washington Ave
    New RochelleNY 10801
    (914)576-4401
    Magnet School

    0.9 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 838 students                      

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