Stissing Mountain High School

Stissing Mountain High School serves 342 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 53%.
Stissing Mountain High School operates within the Pine Plains Central School District.
The school district's 68% graduation rate is lower than the NY state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 342 students has declined by 23% over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 17% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 342 students
Gender % 58% Male / 42%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 is less 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 15:1 13:1
Hispanic
8%
24%
Black
4%
19%
White
88%
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.
0.22 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.
15%
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.
8%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,015 students has decreased by 17% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 68% has decreased from 95% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $21,759 is higher than the state average of $21,692. The district revenue/student has grown by 45% over four years.
The district spending/student of $20,710 is less than the state average of $21,514. The district spending/student has grown by 39% over four years.
School District Name Pine Plains Central School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 1,015 1,015
Graduation Rate 68% 86%
District Total Revenue $26 MM $29 MM
District Spending $25 MM $29 MM
District Revenue / Student $21,759 $21,692
District Spending / Student $20,710 $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 Webutuck High School (9.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Stissing Mountain Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Seymour Smith Intermediate Learning Center (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pine PlainsStissing Mountain Middle School
    2829 Church St
    Pine PlainsNY 12567
    (518)398-7181
    0 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 250 students                      
  • Pine PlainsSeymour Smith Intermediate Learning Center
    41 Academy St
    Pine PlainsNY 12567
    (518)398-3000
    0.8 mi | Gr. 3-5 | 219 students                      
  • Stanfordville Cold Spring Early Learning Center
    358 Homan Rd
    StanfordvilleNY 12581
    (845)868-7451
    6.6 mi | Gr. KG-2 | 204 students                      
  • AmeniaWebutuck Elementary School
    175 Haight Rd
    AmeniaNY 12501
    (845)373-4122
    9.3 mi | Gr. PK-3 | 281 students                      
  • AmeniaEugene Brooks Middle School
    194 Haight Rd
    AmeniaNY 12501
    (845)373-4114
    9.4 mi | Gr. 4-8 | 262 students                      

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