Watkins Glen Central High School

Watkins Glen Central High School serves 380 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 52%.
Watkins Glen Central High School operates within the Watkins Glen Central School District.
The school district's 91% graduation rate is higher than the NY state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 380 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 17% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 380 students
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Students by Grade Watkins Glen Central High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less than the state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 13:1
Asian
1%
8%
Hispanic
2%
23%
Black
1%
19%
White
93%
48%
All Ethnic Groups Watkins Glen Central High School Sch Ethnicity Watkins Glen Central High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.13 0.35
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.
23%
42%
Watkins Glen Central High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2013)
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.
6%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,223 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 91% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Watkins Glen Central School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 1,223 1,324
Graduation Rate 91% 86%
Watkins Glen Central   School District Graduation Rate (1998-2009)
District Total Revenue $25 MM $29 MM
Watkins Glen Central   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $23 MM $29 MM
Watkins Glen Central   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $19,206 $21,692
Watkins Glen Central   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $17,542 $21,514
Watkins Glen Central   School 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 Odessa Montour Junior Senior High School (4.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Watkins Glen Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Watkins Glen Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Watkins GlenWatkins Glen Middle School
    200 10th St
    Watkins GlenNY 14891
    (607)535-3230
    0.2 mi | 376 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • Watkins GlenWatkins Glen Elementary School
    612 South Decatur St
    Watkins GlenNY 14891
    (607)535-3250
    0.2 mi | 467 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • Montour FallsB C Cate Elementary School
    262 Canal St
    Montour FallsNY 14865
    (607)535-7267
    2.8 mi | 186 students | Gr. PK-2                      
  • OdessaHoward A Hanlon Elementary School
    300 College Ave
    OdessaNY 14869
    (607)594-3341
    4.8 mi | 227 students | Gr. 3-6                      
  • OdessaOdessa Montour Junior Senior High School
    300 College Ave
    OdessaNY 14869
    (607)594-3341
    4.8 mi | 358 students | Gr. 7-12                      

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New York public schools have a 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. of 0.35, which is higher than the national average of 0.3. The most diverse school district in New York is Growing Up Green Charter School School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New York or national school diversity statistics.