Harvey Milk High School

  • Harvey Milk High School serves 68 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≥80% (which is higher than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≥50% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Harvey Milk High School's student population of 68 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 10 teachers has grown by 42% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students68 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Harvey Milk High School's student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has decreased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Harvey Milk High School is 0.59, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#1011 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥80%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥50%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio7:114:1
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Asian
2%
9%
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Hispanic
56%
26%
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Black
30%
17%
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White
9%
44%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Harvey Milk High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.590.39
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Graduation Rate≤20%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic # 2 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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