31 Main St
Binghamton, NY 13905
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Binghamton High School serves 1,516 students in grades 9-12.
Binghamton High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 87% (which is higher than the New York state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 87% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

Binghamton High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Binghamton High School's student population of 1,516 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 122 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,516 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
122 teachers
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School Rankings

Binghamton High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 4,228 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Binghamton High School is 0.69, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#662 out of 4228 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
5%
9%
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Hispanic
14%
27%
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Black
27%
17%
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White
46%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.69
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Graduation Rate
71%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,516 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 54%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 71% (Btm 50% in NY)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 87% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 87% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.69 (Top 20%)

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