Food And Finance High School

525 W 50th St
New York, NY 10019
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Food And Finance High School serves 383 students in grades 9-12.
Food And Finance High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 90-94% (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.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Food And Finance High School places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Food And Finance High School's student population of 383 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students383 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

Food And Finance High School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Food And Finance High School is 0.59, 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
#310 out of 4239 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
90-94%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥95%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
4%
9%
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Hispanic
50%
27%
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Black
40%
17%
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White
3%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.590.71
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District # 2 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Food And Finance High School is Facing History School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is P.S. 35 (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 111 Adolph S Ochs (0.2 miles away)
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i will go to this school after i finshis 9th gread i wanna transfer over there and i hope i get in.this is a good school for people that love cooking so you should try and get into this school.
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