Dobbs Ferry High School

505 Broadway
Dobbs Ferry, NY 10522
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Dobbs Ferry High School serves 457 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 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥95% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Dobbs Ferry High School placed 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%) 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 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Dobbs Ferry High School's student population of 457 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2020)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students457 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

Dobbs Ferry 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 Dobbs Ferry High School is 0.56, 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
#117 out of 4239 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥95%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥95%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
8%
9%
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Hispanic
18%
27%
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Black
5%
17%
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White
63%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.560.71
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDobbs Ferry Union Free School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Dobbs Ferry High School is Greenburgh Eleven High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Dobbs Ferry Middle School (0.0 miles away)
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