Byram Hills High School

  • Byram Hills High School serves 873 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≥99% (which is higher than the New York state average of 49%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≥99% (which is higher than the New York state average of 46%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Byram Hills High School placed in the top 1% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the New York state average of 56%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Byram Hills High School's student population of 873 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 78 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students873 students
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Total Classroom Teachers78 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Byram Hills High School is ranked within the top 1% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Byram Hills High School is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#1 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥99%
49%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥99%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:114:1
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Asian
5%
9%
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Hispanic
3%
26%
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Black
n/a
18%
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White
92%
44%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Byram Hills High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.150.70
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Graduation Rate≥99%
81%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
1%
44%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameByram Hills Central School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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