High School For Medical Professions

  • High School For Medical Professions serves 424 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 90-94% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • High School For Medical Professions 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

Top Placements

High School For Medical Professions places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

  • High School For Medical Professions's student population of 424 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students424 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • High School For Medical Professions 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of High School For Medical Professions is 0.31, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#562 out of 4239 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
9%
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Hispanic
14%
26%
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Black
82%
17%
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White
1%
44%
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Diversity Score0.310.71
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Graduation Rate85-89%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District #18 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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