High School For Youth And Community Development

  • High School For Youth And Community Development serves 423 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 80-84% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

Top Placements

High School For Youth And Community Development places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

  • High School For Youth And Community Development's student population of 423 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students423 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • High School For Youth And Community Development's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of High School For Youth And Community Development is 0.34, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.38. 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#483 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
9%
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Hispanic
14%
26%
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Black
80%
17%
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White
3%
44%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score0.340.38
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Graduation Rate75-79%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic #17 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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