Division Avenue Senior High School

  • Division Avenue Senior High School serves 990 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 95% (which is higher than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 96% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Division Avenue Senior High School's student population of 990 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 103 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students990 students
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Total Classroom Teachers103 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Division Avenue Senior High School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Division Avenue Senior High School is 0.50, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#353 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
95%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
96%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Division Avenue Senior High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio10:114:1
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Asian
12%
9%
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Hispanic
20%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
67%
44%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Division Avenue Senior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.500.39
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Graduation Rate
91%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Division Avenue Senior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLEVITTOWN UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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My daughter has a weighted average of 94+ and is not in the top 10%. Great school.
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