Stissing Mountain High School

Stissing Mountain High School serves 306 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the NY average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 54%.
Stissing Mountain High School operates within the Pine Plains Central School District.
The school district's 72% graduation rate is lower than the NY state average of 87%.

School Overview

The student population of 306 students has declined by 25% over five years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 306 students
Stissing Mountain High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Stissing Mountain High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Stissing Mountain High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Stissing Mountain High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.26 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 12:1 14:1
Stissing Mountain High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
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.
0.26 0.36
Stissing Mountain High School Diversity Score (1989-2014)
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.
17%
42%
Stissing Mountain High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
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%
5%
Stissing Mountain High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 990 students has decreased by 16% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 72% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $23,226 is less than the state average of $23,859. The district revenue/student has grown by 40% over four years.
The district spending/student of $22,723 is less than the state average of $24,841. The district spending/student has grown by 31% over four years.
School District Name Pine Plains Central School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
2
Number of Students Managed 990 926
Pine Plains Central   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 72% 87%
Pine Plains Central   School District Graduation Rate (1998-2010)
District Total Revenue $26 MM $29 MM
Pine Plains Central   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $26 MM $30 MM
Pine Plains Central   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $23,226 $23,859
Pine Plains Central   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $22,723 $24,841
Pine Plains Central   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public 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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