Brighton High School

1150 Winton Rd S
Rochester, NY 14618
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
Brighton High School serves 1,136 students in grades 9-12.
Brighton High School placed in the top 5% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥99% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 98% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Brighton High School places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Brighton High School's student population of 1,136 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 101 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2018)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,136 students
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Total Classroom Teachers101 teachers
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School Comparison

Brighton High School is ranked within the top 5% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Brighton High School is 0.47, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#47 out of 4239 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥99%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
98%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
12%
9%
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Hispanic
4%
27%
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Black
9%
17%
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White
71%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.470.71
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Graduation Rate
≥99%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBrighton Central School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Brighton High School is James Monroe High School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Twelve Corners Middle School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rochester Twelve Corners Middle School Math: 64% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 925 students
    0.2 miles
    2643 Elmwood Ave
    Rochester, NY 14618
    (585) 242-5100
    0.2 6-8 925
  • Rochester Council Rock Primary School
    Grades: K-2 | 685 students
    1.0 miles
    600 Grosvenor Rd
    Rochester, NY 14610
    (585) 242-5170
    1 K-2 685
  • Rochester School 35-pinnacle Math: 10% | Reading: 13%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 441 students
    1.5 miles
    194 Field St
    Rochester, NY 14620
    (585) 271-4583
    1.5 K-6 441
  • Rochester French Road Elementary School Math: 72% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 796 students
    1.7 miles
    488 French Rd
    Rochester, NY 14618
    (585) 242-5140
    1.7 3-5 796
  • Rochester School 23-francis Parker Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 352 students
    1.8 miles
    170 Barrington St
    Rochester, NY 14607
    (585) 473-5099
    1.8 PK-6 352

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