High School For Language And Innovation

  • High School For Language And Innovation serves 344 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 85-89% (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 75-79% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • High School For Language And Innovation's student population of 344 students has grown by 38% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 27% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students344 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • High School For Language And Innovation's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of High School For Language And Innovation is 0.62, 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#711 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
16%
9%
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Hispanic
57%
26%
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Black
9%
17%
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White
15%
44%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
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Diversity Score0.620.39
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Graduation Rate65-69%
82%
Eligible for Free Lunch
97%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic #11 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to High School For Language And Innovation is Astor Collegiate Academy (0.0 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is P.S. 89 (0.2 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is P.S. 89 (0.2 miles away)
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