Watkins Glen Central High School

Watkins Glen Central High School serves 357 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 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%.
Watkins Glen Central High School operates within the Watkins Glen Central School District.
The school district's 88% graduation rate is higher than the NY state average of 87%.

School Overview

The student population of 357 students has declined by 22% over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 35% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 357 students
Watkins Glen Central High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Watkins Glen Central High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Watkins Glen Central High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Watkins Glen Central High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 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 14:1
Watkins Glen Central 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.
0.12 0.36
Watkins Glen Central 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.
26%
42%
Watkins Glen Central 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.
4%
5%
Watkins Glen Central High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,150 students has decreased by 12% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 88% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $18,924 is less than the state average of $23,859. The district revenue/student has grown by 20% over four years.
The district spending/student of $17,772 is less than the state average of $24,841. The district spending/student has grown by 24% over four years.
School District Name Watkins Glen Central School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
2
Number of Students Managed 1,150 926
Watkins Glen Central   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 88% 87%
Watkins Glen Central   School District Graduation Rate (1998-2010)
District Total Revenue $24 MM $29 MM
Watkins Glen Central   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $22 MM $30 MM
Watkins Glen Central   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $18,924 $23,859
Watkins Glen Central   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $17,772 $24,841
Watkins Glen 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 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 Grades Students
  • Watkins GlenWatkins Glen Elementary School
    0.2 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 600 students612 South Decatur St
    Watkins GlenNY 14891
    (607)535-3250
    0.2PK-6600
  • Watkins GlenWatkins Glen Middle School
    0.2 miles | Grades: 7-8 | 193 students200 10th St
    Watkins GlenNY 14891
    (607)535-3230
    0.27-8193
  • Montour FallsB C Cate Elementary School
    2.8 miles | Grades: PK-2 | 202 students262 Canal St
    Montour FallsNY 14865
    (607)535-7267
    2.8PK-2202
  • OdessaHoward A Hanlon Elementary School
    4.8 miles | Grades: 3-6 | 215 students300 College Ave
    OdessaNY 14869
    (607)594-3341
    4.83-6215
  • OdessaOdessa-montour Junior/senior High School
    4.8 miles | Grades: 7-12 | 348 students300 College Ave
    OdessaNY 14869
    (607)594-3341
    4.87-12348

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