525 W 50th St
New York, NY 10019
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Food And Finance High School serves 383 students in grades 9-12.
Food And Finance High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (which is higher than the New York state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 90-94% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 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 Rankings

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

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School Overview

Food And Finance High School's student population of 383 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
383 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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School Rankings

Food And Finance High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 4,228 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 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 Data
This School
State Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#710 out of 4228 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
90-94%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
13:1
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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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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.59
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Graduation Rate
85-89%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Food And Finance High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

School Reviews

5  
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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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 383 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85-89% (Top 50% in NY)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 75-79% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 90-94% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.59 (Top 30%)

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