Henninger High School

  • Henninger High School serves 1,790 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 69% (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 83% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Henninger High School's student population of 1,790 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 96 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,790 students
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Total Classroom Teachers96 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Henninger High School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Henninger High School is 0.69, 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#883 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:114:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
9%
9%
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Hispanic
12%
26%
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Black
45%
17%
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White
31%
44%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score0.690.39
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Graduation Rate
64%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSyracuse City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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