Roosevelt High School

631 Tuckahoe Rd,

Yonkers, NY, 10710-5799

Tel: (914)376-8500
Grades: 9-12

729 students

Roosevelt High School serves 729 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 52%.
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 729 students has declined by 16% over five years.
The teacher population of 67 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 729 students
Roosevelt High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 59% Male / 41%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 67 teachers
Roosevelt High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Roosevelt High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 is less than the state average of 1.03. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 13:1
Roosevelt High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
3%
8%
Roosevelt High School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
55%
23%
Roosevelt High School Hispanic (1989-2012)
Black
31%
19%
Roosevelt High School Black (1989-2012)
White
9%
48%
Roosevelt High School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Roosevelt High School Sch Ethnicity Roosevelt 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.
0.60 1.03
Roosevelt High School Diversity Score (1989-2012)
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%
42%
Roosevelt High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2012)
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.
4%
7%
Roosevelt High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 28,156 students has grown by 15% 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 28,156 1,324
Yonkers City   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 64% 86%
Yonkers City   School District Graduation Rate (1998-2009)
District Total Revenue $535 MM $29 MM
District Spending $539 MM $29 MM
Yonkers City   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $22,011 $21,692
Yonkers City   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $22,151 $21,514
Yonkers City   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (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
  • Yonkers Montessori School 31
    Magnet School
    7 Ravenswood Rd
    Yonkers , NY , 10710
    (914)376-8623
    Magnet School
    0.1  mi  |  348  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Yonkers Kahlil Gibran School
    Magnet School
    18 Rosedale Rd
    Yonkers , NY , 10710
    (914)376-8580
    Magnet School
    0.5  mi  |  478  students  |  Gr.  PK-7
  • Yonkers Patricia A Dichiaro School
    Magnet School
    373 Bronxville Rd
    Yonkers , NY , 10708
    (914)376-8566
    Magnet School
    0.6  mi  |  528  students  |  Gr.  PK-7
  • Yonkers Family School 32
    Magnet School
    1 Montclair Place
    Yonkers , NY , 10710
    (914)376-8595
    Magnet School
    0.7  mi  |  561  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Yonkers Paideia School 15
    Magnet School
    175 Westchester Ave
    Yonkers , NY , 10707
    (914)376-8645
    Magnet School
    1.1  mi  |  610  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

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Yonkers, NY 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 0.56, which is higher than the New York average of 0.35. The most diverse school in Yonkers is Pearls Hawthorne School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New York or national school diversity statistics.