Dobbs Ferry High School

505 Broadway
Dobbs Ferry, NY 10522
(School attendance zone shown in map)
10/
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Top 5%
Serving 455 students in grades 9-12, Dobbs Ferry High School ranks in the top 5% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥95% (which is higher than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 90-94% (which is higher than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 455 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 34%
  • : ≥95% (Top 10% in NY)
  • : Top 5%
  • : ≥95% (Top 5%)
  • : 90-94% (Top 5%)
  • : ≥95% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Dobbs Ferry High School's student population of 455 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has grown by 38% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
455 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
47 teachers
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School Rankings

Dobbs Ferry High School ranks within the top 5% of all 4,377 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Dobbs Ferry High School is 0.52, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (NY)
#61 out of 4377 schools
(Top 5%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Dobbs Ferry High School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
≥95%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Dobbs Ferry High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
90-94%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dobbs Ferry 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 2021-22 school year data.
≥95%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Dobbs Ferry High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
6%
10%
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Hispanic
21%
29%
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Black
3%
16%
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White
66%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.52
This chart display the diversity score of Dobbs Ferry High School and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
≥95%
87%
This chart display graduation rate of Dobbs Ferry High School and public school graduation rate of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Dobbs Ferry High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dobbs Ferry High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Dobbs Ferry High School's ranking?
Dobbs Ferry High School is ranked #61 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the top 5% of public schools in New York.
What schools are Dobbs Ferry High School often compared to?
Dobbs Ferry High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Hastings High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≥95% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 90-94% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
What is the graduation rate of Dobbs Ferry High School?
The graduation rate of Dobbs Ferry High School is 95%, which is higher than the New York state average of 87%.
How many students attend Dobbs Ferry High School?
455 students attend Dobbs Ferry High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
66% of Dobbs Ferry High School students are White, 21% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Asian, 4% of students are Two or more races, and 3% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Dobbs Ferry High School?
Dobbs Ferry High School has a student ration of 10:1, which is lower than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Dobbs Ferry High School offer ?
Dobbs Ferry High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Dobbs Ferry High School part of?
Dobbs Ferry High School is part of Dobbs Ferry Union Free School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 455 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 34%
  • : ≥95% (Top 10%)
  • : Top 5%
  • : ≥95% (Top 5%)
  • : 90-94% (Top 5%)
  • : ≥95% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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