Manhattan/hunter Science High School

  • Manhattan/hunter Science High School serves 448 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≥95% (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 ≥95% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

Top Placements

Manhattan/hunter Science High School places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

  • Manhattan/hunter Science High School's student population of 448 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students448 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Manhattan/hunter Science High School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Manhattan/hunter Science High School is 0.75, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#168 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥95%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥95%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Manhattan/hunter Science 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 Ratio18:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
24%
9%
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Hispanic
37%
26%
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Black
16%
17%
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White
18%
44%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Manhattan/hunter Science High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.750.38
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Graduation Rate≥95%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Manhattan/hunter Science High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic # 3 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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