Linden Hill High School

226 Linda Ave
Hawthorne, NY 10532
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Bottom 50%
Serving 34 students in grades 9-12, Linden Hill High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the New York state average of 50%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the New York state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 34 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 5:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 94%
  • : <50% (Top 1% in NY)
  • : ≤20%
  • : ≤20%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Linden Hill High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Linden Hill High School's student population of 34 students has declined by 65% over five school years.
The teacher population of 7 teachers has declined by 36% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
34 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
7 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Linden Hill High School is 0.57, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (NY)
(16-17)
≤20%
50%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Linden Hill High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
(16-17)
≤20%
47%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Linden Hill High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
5:1
11:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of Linden Hill High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
10%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Linden Hill High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Hispanic
56%
29%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Linden Hill High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
35%
16%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Linden Hill High School and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
6%
41%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Linden Hill High School and the percentage of White public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in Linden Hill High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Linden Hill High School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in New York.
0.57
This chart displays the diversity score of Linden Hill High School and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
(18-19)
<50%
83%
This chart displays graduation rate of Linden Hill High School and public school graduation rate of New York by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
51%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Linden Hill High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
3%
7%
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤20% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 50% NY state average), while ≤20% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% NY state average).
What is the graduation rate of Linden Hill High School?
The graduation rate of Linden Hill High School is 50%, which is lower than the New York state average of 83%.
How many students attend Linden Hill High School?
34 students attend Linden Hill High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
56% of Linden Hill High School students are Hispanic, 35% of students are Black, 6% of students are White, and 3% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Linden Hill High School?
Linden Hill High School has a student ration of 5:1, which is lower than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Linden Hill High School offer ?
Linden Hill High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Linden Hill High School part of?
Linden Hill High School is part of Hawthorne-Cedar Knolls Union Free School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 34 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 5:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 94%
  • : <50% (Top 1%)
  • : ≤20%
  • : ≤20%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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