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 2015-2016 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 2015-2016 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 2015-2016 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%.
  • Jericho Senior High School operates within the Jericho Union Free School District.
  • Jericho Union Free School District's 98% graduation rate is higher than the New York state average of 81%.

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School Overview

  • Jericho Senior High School's student population of 1110 students has declined by 8% 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
Jericho Senior High School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Jericho Senior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers106 teachers
Jericho Senior High School Total Teachers (1988-2016)
Students by GradeJericho Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Jericho Senior High School is ranked within the top 1% of all 4239 schools in New York (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥99%
49%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥99%
46%
Student : Teacher Ratio10:114:1
Jericho Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2016)
Asian
47%
9%
Jericho Senior High School Asian Students (1989-2016)
Hispanic
2%
26%
Jericho Senior High School Black Students (1990-2016)
Black
1%
18%
Jericho Senior High School Black Students (1989-2016)
White
50%
44%
Jericho Senior High School White Students (1989-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsJericho Senior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.530.38
Jericho Senior High School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Graduation Rate
98%
81%
Jericho Senior High School Graduation Rate (2011-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
44%
Jericho Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
Jericho Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2013)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Jericho Senior High School is Jericho Union Free School District, which is ranked within the top 10% of all 771 school districts in New York (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Jericho Union Free School District's student population of 2,999 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 98% has decreased from 99% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $34,348 is higher than the state average of $31,939. The district revenue/student has declined by 11% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $32,606 is less than the state average of $33,406. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four school years.
    School District NameJericho Union Free School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    5
    2
    Number of Students Managed2,999902
    Jericho Union Free School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    89%
    49%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    84%
    46%
    District Graduation Rate
    98%
    81%
    District Total Revenue$105 MM$29 MM
    District Spending$100 MM$30 MM
    District Revenue / Student$34,348$31,939
    District Spending / Student$32,606$33,406
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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