Heritage School

1680 Lexington Ave
New York, NY 10029
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Heritage School serves 297 students in grades 9-12.
Heritage School placed in the top 20% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-89% (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 ≥90% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Heritage School's student population of 297 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students297 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

Heritage School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Heritage School is 0.51, 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
#692 out of 4239 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-89%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥90%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
3%
9%
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Hispanic
65%
27%
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Black
26%
17%
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White
4%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.510.71
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Graduation Rate
70-74%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District # 4 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Heritage School is Park East High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lexington Academy (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Amber Charter School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • New York Amber Charter School Charter School
    Grades: K-5 | 495 students
    0.1 miles
    220 E 106th St
    New York, NY 10029
    (212) 534-9667
    0.1 K-5 495
  • New York Lexington Academy Math: 19% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 615 students
    0.1 miles
    131 E 104th St
    New York, NY 10029
    (212) 860-5831
    0.1 PK-8 615
  • New York Park East High School Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 9-12 | 400 students
    0.1 miles
    230 E 105th St
    New York, NY 10029
    (212) 831-1517
    0.1 9-12 400
  • New York Young Women's Leadership School Math: 62% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-12 | 483 students
    0.1 miles
    105 E 106th St
    New York, NY 10029
    (212) 289-7593
    0.1 6-12 483
  • New York Bilingual Bicultural School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 312 students
    0.2 miles
    219 E 109th St
    New York, NY 10029
    (212) 860-6031
    0.2 K-5 312

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