Harrison High School

255 Union Ave
Harrison, NY 10528
(School attendance zone shown in map)
10/
10
Top 5%
Serving 1,073 students in grades 9-12, Harrison High School ranks in the top 5% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%).
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 85-89% (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 35% 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: 1,073 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 35%
  • : ≥99% (Top 1% in NY)
  • : Top 5%
  • : 95% (Top 10%)
  • : 85-89% (Top 5%)
  • : 96% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Harrison High School's student population of 1,073 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 111 teachers has grown by 21% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,073 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
111 teachers
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School Rankings

Harrison 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 Harrison High School is 0.53, 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)
#158 out of 4377 schools
(Top 5%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Harrison High School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
95%
46%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Harrison 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.
85-89%
49%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Harrison 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.
96%
78%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Harrison 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
8%
10%
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Hispanic
22%
29%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Harrison High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
3%
16%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Harrison High School and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
65%
41%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Harrison High School and the percentage of White public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in Harrison High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Harrison High School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in New York.
0.53
This chart displays the diversity score of Harrison High School and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
≥99%
87%
This chart displays graduation rate of Harrison 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
20%
51%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Harrison 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 displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Harrison 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 Harrison High School's ranking?
Harrison High School is ranked #158 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the top 5% of public schools in New York.
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 85-89% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
What is the graduation rate of Harrison High School?
The graduation rate of Harrison High School is 99%, which is higher than the New York state average of 87%.
How many students attend Harrison High School?
1,073 students attend Harrison High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
65% of Harrison High School students are White, 22% of students are Hispanic, 8% of students are Asian, 3% of students are Black, and 2% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Harrison High School?
Harrison High School has a student ration of 10:1, which is lower than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Harrison High School offer ?
Harrison High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Harrison High School part of?
Harrison High School is part of Harrison Central School District.

School Reviews

5   9/30/2019
Harrison High School and the entire district have done a fantastic job helping my child become a well-rounded student.
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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,073 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 35%
  • : ≥99% (Top 1%)
  • : Top 5%
  • : 95% (Top 10%)
  • : 85-89% (Top 5%)
  • : 96% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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