Highland Residential Center

Highland Residential Center serves 28 students in grades 6-11.
The student:teacher ratio of 1:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

Highland Residential Center's student population of 28 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-11
Total Students
28 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
35 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Highland Residential Center is 0.66, 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 Data
This School
State Level (NY)
Student : Teacher Ratio
1:1
13:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
9%
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Hispanic
25%
27%
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Black
39%
17%
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White
36%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.66
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Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
51%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 6-11
  • Students: 28 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 1:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 64%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.66 (Top 50% in NY)

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