Maspeth High School

  • Maspeth High School serves 1,194 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 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥99% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Maspeth 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Maspeth High School's student population of 1,194 students has grown by 19% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 64 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2018)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,194 students
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Total Classroom Teachers64 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Maspeth High School is ranked within the top 1% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Maspeth High School is 0.69, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank#1 out of 4239 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥99%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥99%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
17%
9%
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Hispanic
43%
27%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
32%
43%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
6%
3%
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Diversity Score0.690.71
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Graduation Rate
98%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District #24 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Maspeth High School is P.S. 233 (0.0 miles away)
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