Clarkstown South Senior High School

31 Demarest Mill Rd
West Nyack, NY 10994
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
Clarkstown South Senior High School serves 1,372 students in grades 9-12.
Clarkstown South Senior 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 13:1 is equal to the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Clarkstown South Senior High School's student population of 1,372 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 102 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2018)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,372 students
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Total Classroom Teachers102 teachers
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School Comparison

Clarkstown South Senior 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 Clarkstown South Senior High School is 0.51, 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 Ratio13:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
13%
9%
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Hispanic
13%
27%
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Black
4%
17%
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White
68%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.510.71
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Graduation Rate
98%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClarkstown Central School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Clarkstown South Senior High School is Rockland Boces (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bardonia Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Nanuet Bardonia Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 404 students
    0.8 miles
    31 Bardonia Rd
    Nanuet, NY 10954
    (845) 639-6460
    0.8 K-5 404
  • West Nyack West Nyack Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 313 students
    0.8 miles
    661 W Nyack Rd
    West Nyack, NY 10994
    (845) 624-3474
    0.8 K-5 313
  • West Nyack Rockland Boces Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 992 students
    1.2 miles
    65 Parrott Rd
    West Nyack, NY 10994
    (845) 627-4701
    1.2 K-12 992
  • West Nyack Felix Festa Achievement Middle School Math: 66% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6 | 590 students
    1.3 miles
    30 Parrott Rd
    West Nyack, NY 10994
    (845) 624-3969
    1.3 6 590
  • West Nyack Felix Festa Character Middle School Math: 59% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7 | 645 students
    1.3 miles
    30 Parrott Rd
    West Nyack, NY 10994
    (845) 624-3971
    1.3 7 645

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