Taconic Hills High School

Taconic Hills High School serves 465 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 53%.
Taconic Hills High School operates within the Taconic Hills Central School District.
The school district's 74% graduation rate is lower than the NY state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 465 students has declined by 27% over five years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 30% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 465 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 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 13:1 13:1
Asian
1%
8%
Hispanic
4%
24%
Black
4%
19%
White
90%
47%
Two or more races
1%
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.
0.19 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.
24%
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.
9%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,843 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 74% has decreased from 95% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $20,427 is less than the state average of $21,692. The district revenue/student has grown by 30% over four years.
The district spending/student of $19,814 is less than the state average of $21,514. The district spending/student has grown by 33% over four years.
School District Name Taconic Hills Central School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 1,843 1,015
Graduation Rate 74% 86%
District Total Revenue $33 MM $29 MM
District Spending $32 MM $29 MM
District Revenue / Student $20,427 $21,692
District Spending / Student $19,814 $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 Hudson Junior/senior High School (10.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Taconic Hills Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Taconic Hills Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • CraryvilleTaconic Hills Elementary School
    73 Countyroute 11a
    CraryvilleNY 12521
    (518)325-2821
    0 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 703 students                      
  • CraryvilleTaconic Hills Middle School
    73 Countyroute 11a
    CraryvilleNY 12521
    (518)325-2831
    0 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 338 students                      
  • HudsonHudson Junior/senior High School
    215 Harry Howard Ave
    HudsonNY 12534
    (518)828-4132
    10.6 mi | Gr. 7-12 | 851 students                      
  • HudsonMontgomery C Smith Intermediate School
    102 Harry Howard Ave
    HudsonNY 12534
    (518)828-4650
    10.6 mi | Gr. 3-6 | 553 students                      
  • HudsonJohn L Edwards Primary School
    360 State St
    HudsonNY 12534
    (518)828-9493
    11 mi | Gr. PK-2 | 492 students                      

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  • Recommended March 08, 2010 - Very in-depth classes and many opportunities to explore different career paths. Faculty, Administration and staff is very caring towards students. I wouldn't want my children in any other school. - Posted by Parent

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