Manhattan/hunter Science High School

  • Manhattan/hunter Science High School serves 451 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NY average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is more than the state average of 55%.
  • Manhattan/hunter Science High School operates within the New York City Geographic # 3 School District.
  • New York City Geographic # 3 School District's 83% graduation rate is lower than the NY state average of 87%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 451 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students451 students
Manhattan/hunter Science High School Total Students (2005-2015)
Gender %Manhattan/hunter Science High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
Manhattan/hunter Science High School Total Teachers (2006-2015)
Students by GradeManhattan/hunter Science High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio17:114:1
Manhattan/hunter Science High School Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2015)
American Indian
1%
1%
Manhattan/hunter Science High School American Indian Students (2011-2015)
Asian
26%
9%
Manhattan/hunter Science High School Asian Students (2005-2015)
Hispanic
38%
25%
Manhattan/hunter Science High School Black Students (2005-2015)
Black
17%
18%
Manhattan/hunter Science High School Black Students (2005-2015)
White
13%
45%
Manhattan/hunter Science High School White Students (2005-2015)
Two or more races
5%
2%
Manhattan/hunter Science High School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsManhattan/hunter Science High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.750.70
Manhattan/hunter Science High School Diversity Score (2005-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
53%
45%
Manhattan/hunter Science High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
6%
Manhattan/hunter Science High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2015)

District Comparison

  • New York City Geographic # 3 School District's student population of 22,260 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 83% has decreased from 100% over five years.
School District NameNew York City Geographic # 3 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
45
2
Number of Students Managed22,260935
New York City Geographic # 3 School District Students Managed (2005-2015)
Graduation Rate83%87%
New York City Geographic # 3 School District Graduation Rate (2007-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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