Roosevelt High School

631 Tuckahoe Rd

Yonkers, NY 10710-5799

Grades: 9-12

765 students

Roosevelt High School serves 765 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 53%.
Roosevelt High School operates within the Yonkers City School District.
The school district's 64% graduation rate is lower than the NY state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 765 students has declined by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has declined by 23% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 765 students
Gender % 59% Male / 41%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 52 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.62 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 15:1 13:1
Asian
4%
8%
Hispanic
52%
24%
Black
32%
19%
White
12%
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.
0.62 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.
80%
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.
5%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 28,359 students has grown by 16% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 64% has decreased from 92% over five years.
School District Name Yonkers City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
39
3
Number of Students Managed 28,359 1,015
Graduation Rate 64% 86%
District Total Revenue $535 MM $29 MM
District Spending $539 MM $29 MM
District Revenue / Student $22,011 $21,692
District Spending / Student $22,151 $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 Bronxville High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bronxville Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Montessori School 31 (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • YonkersMontessori School 31
    Magnet School
    7 Ravenswood Rd
    YonkersNY 10710
    (914)376-8623
    Magnet School

    0.1 mi | 394 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • YonkersKahlil Gibran School
    Magnet School
    18 Rosedale Rd
    YonkersNY 10710
    (914)376-8580
    Magnet School

    0.5 mi | 546 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • BronxvillePatricia A Dichiaro School
    Magnet School
    373 Bronxville Rd
    BronxvilleNY 10708
    (914)376-8566
    Magnet School

    0.6 mi | 558 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • YonkersFamily School 32
    Magnet School
    1 Montclair Place
    YonkersNY 10710
    (914)376-8595
    Magnet School

    0.7 mi | 554 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • TuckahoePaideia School 15
    Magnet School
    175 Westchester Ave
    TuckahoeNY 10707
    (914)376-8645
    Magnet School

    1.1 mi | 597 students | Gr. PK-8                      

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