New World High School

921 E 228th St
Bronx, NY 10466
(School attendance zone shown in map)
5/
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Bottom 50%
Serving 316 students in grades 9-12, New World High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (which is higher than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 11-19% (which is lower than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 316 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 91%
  • : 80-84% (Btm 50% in NY)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 70-74% (Top 20%)
  • : 11-19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 85-89% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

New World High School's student population of 316 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
316 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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School Rankings

New World High School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 4,377 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of New World High School is 0.50, 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)
#2580 out of 4377 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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70-74%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of New World 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 2021-22 school year data.
11-19%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New World 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 2021-22 school year data.
85-89%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of New World High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
11:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
7%
10%
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Hispanic
69%
29%
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Black
13%
16%
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White
9%
41%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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0.50
This chart display the diversity score of New World High School and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
80-84%
87%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
91%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New World High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is New World High School's ranking?
New World High School is ranked #2580 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New York.
What schools are New World High School often compared to?
New World High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Bronxwood Preparatory, Acad-scholarship & Entrepreneurship by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
70-74% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 11-19% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
What is the graduation rate of New World High School?
The graduation rate of New World High School is 80-84%, which is lower than the New York state average of 87%.
How many students attend New World High School?
316 students attend New World High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
69% of New World High School students are Hispanic, 13% of students are Black, 9% of students are White, 7% of students are Asian, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of New World High School?
New World High School has a student ration of 14:1, which is higher than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does New World High School offer ?
New World High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is New World High School part of?
In what neighborhood is New World High School located?
New World High School is located in the East Bronx neighborhood of Bronx, NY. There are 77 other public schools located in East Bronx.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 316 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 91%
  • : 80-84% (Btm 50%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 70-74% (Top 20%)
  • : 11-19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 85-89% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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