Leadership & Public Service High School

  • Leadership & Public Service High School serves 595 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 75-79% (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 85-89% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

School Overview

  • Leadership & Public Service High School's student population of 595 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students595 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Leadership & Public Service High School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Leadership & Public Service High School is 0.54, 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#701 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:114:1
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Asian
5%
9%
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Hispanic
61%
26%
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Black
30%
17%
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White
3%
44%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.540.71
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Graduation Rate70-74%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
20%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNEW YORK CITY GEOGRAPHIC DISTRICT # 2 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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