Pelham Memorial High School

575 Colonial Ave

Pelham, NY 10803-2257

Tel: (914)738-8110
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 stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 62 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 836 students
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 62 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 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
Asian
4%
8%
Hispanic
18%
24%
Black
7%
19%
White
68%
47%
Two or more races
3%
1%
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.
0.50 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.
3%
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.
1%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,830 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 93% has decreased from 100% over five years.
School District Name Pelham Union Free School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 2,830 1,015
Graduation Rate 93% 86%
District Total Revenue $59 MM $29 MM
District Spending $57 MM $29 MM
District Revenue / Student $21,247 $21,692
District Spending / Student $20,764 $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 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 Students Grades
  • PelhamPelham Middle School
    28 Franklin Place
    PelhamNY 10803
    (914)738-8190
    0.1 mi | 682 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • PelhamColonial School
    315 Highbrook Ave
    PelhamNY 10803
    (914)738-2680
    0.2 mi | 321 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • PelhamSiwanoy School
    489 Siwanoy Place
    PelhamNY 10803
    (914)738-7650
    0.3 mi | 293 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Mount VernonGraham School
    421 East 5th St
    Mount VernonNY 10553
    (914)665-5080
    0.4 mi | 519 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • New RochelleColumbus Elementary School
    Magnet School
    275 Washington Ave
    New RochelleNY 10801
    (914)576-4401
    Magnet School

    0.9 mi | 838 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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