Herkimer High School

801 W German St
Herkimer, NY 13350
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Herkimer High School serves 465 students in grades 7-12.
Herkimer High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 48% (which is lower 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 51% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) 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 10% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Herkimer High School's student population of 465 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students465 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

Herkimer High School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Herkimer High School is 0.19, 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
#2402 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
9%
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Hispanic
2%
27%
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Black
4%
17%
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White
90%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.190.71
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Graduation Rate
85-89%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHerkimer Central School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Herkimer High School is Herkimer-fulton-hamilton-otsego Boces (2.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Gregory B Jarvis Middle School (1.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mohawk Gregory B Jarvis Middle School Math: 40% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 669 students
    1.1 miles
    28 Grove St
    Mohawk, NY 13407
    (315) 866-2620
    1.1 5-8 669
  • Mohawk Harry M Fisher Elementary School
    Grades: PK-1 | 455 students
    1.4 miles
    10 Fisher Ave
    Mohawk, NY 13407
    (315) 866-4851
    1.4 PK-1 455
  • Herkimer Herkimer-fulton-hamilton-otsego Boces Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 314 students
    2.1 miles
    352 Gros Blvd
    Herkimer, NY 13350
    (315) 867-2023
    2.1 K-12 314
  • Herkimer Herkimer Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 622 students
    2.3 miles
    255 Gros Blvd
    Herkimer, NY 13350
    (315) 866-8562
    2.3 PK-6 622
  • Ilion Central Valley Academy Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 628 students
    2.4 miles
    111 Frederick St
    Ilion, NY 13357
    (315) 895-7471
    2.4 9-12 628

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