Jericho Senior High School

  • Jericho Senior High School serves 1,110 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≥99% (which is higher than the New York state average of 49%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≥99% (which is higher than the New York state average of 46%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Jericho Senior High School placed in the top 1% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the New York state average of 56%.

Top Placements

Jericho Senior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

  • Jericho Senior High School's student population of 1,110 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 106 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,110 students
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Total Classroom Teachers106 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jericho Senior High School is ranked within the top 1% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jericho Senior High School is 0.53, which is more 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rankn/a
25%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥99%
49%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥99%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:114:1
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Asian
47%
9%
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Hispanic
2%
26%
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Black
1%
18%
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White
50%
44%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Jericho Senior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.530.38
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Graduation Rate
98%
81%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Jericho Senior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJericho Union Free School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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