High School For Law Enforcement And Public Safety

  • High School For Law Enforcement And Public Safety serves 608 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the NY average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 55%.
  • High School For Law Enforcement And Public Safety operates within the New York City Geographic #28 School District.
  • New York City Geographic #28 School District's 85% graduation rate is lower than the NY state average of 87%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 608 students has grown by 11% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 40% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students608 students
High School For Law Enforcement And Public Safety Total Students (2005-2015)
Gender %High School For Law Enforcement And Public Safety Gender
Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
High School For Law Enforcement And Public Safety Total Teachers (2006-2015)
Students by GradeHigh School For Law Enforcement And Public Safety Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio20:114:1
High School For Law Enforcement And Public Safety Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2015)
American Indian
1%
1%
High School For Law Enforcement And Public Safety American Indian Students (2012-2015)
Asian
11%
9%
High School For Law Enforcement And Public Safety Asian Students (2005-2015)
Hispanic
19%
25%
High School For Law Enforcement And Public Safety Black Students (2005-2015)
Black
67%
18%
High School For Law Enforcement And Public Safety Black Students (2005-2015)
White
1%
45%
High School For Law Enforcement And Public Safety White Students (2004-2015)
Two or more races
1%
2%
High School For Law Enforcement And Public Safety Two Or More Races Students (2014-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsHigh School For Law Enforcement And Public Safety All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.510.70
High School For Law Enforcement And Public Safety Diversity Score (2005-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
62%
45%
High School For Law Enforcement And Public Safety Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
6%
High School For Law Enforcement And Public Safety Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2015)

District Comparison

  • New York City Geographic #28 School District's student population of 39,244 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 85% has decreased from 100% over five years.
School District NameNew York City Geographic #28 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
46
2
Number of Students Managed39,244935
New York City Geographic #28 School District Students Managed (2005-2015)
Graduation Rate85%87%
New York City Geographic #28 School District Graduation Rate (2007-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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