Harrison High School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
255 Union Ave
Harrison, NY 10528
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Harrison High School serves 1,075 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 90% (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 98% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Harrison High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Harrison High School's student population of 1,075 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 87 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,075 students
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Total Classroom Teachers87 teachers
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School Comparison

Harrison 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 Harrison High School is 0.48, 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
#393 out of 4239 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
90%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
98%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
8%
9%
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Hispanic
20%
27%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
69%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.480.71
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Graduation Rate
≥99%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHarrison Central School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Harrison High School is Louis M Klein Middle School (1.2 miles away)
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