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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 14 public high schools managed by Rochester City School District serving 8,690 students in Rochester, New York.
  • Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the New York state average of 56%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is less than the state average of 14:1.

Rochester City School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Rochester East Upper High School
    1801 E Main St
    Rochester, NY 14609
    (585)288-3130

    Grades: 9-12 | 825 students
  • Rochester Integrated Arts And Technology High School
    950 Norton St
    Rochester, NY 14621
    (585)324-3750

    Grades: 7-12 | 687 students
  • Rochester James Monroe High School
    180 Ridgeway Ave
    Rochester, NY 14615
    (585)232-1530

    Grades: 7-12 | 923 students
  • Rochester Joseph C Wilson Magnet High School
    501 Genesee St
    Rochester, NY 14611
    (585)328-3440

    Grades: 9-12 | 758 students
  • Rochester Leadership Academy For Young Men
    4115 Lake Ave
    Rochester, NY 14612
    (585)324-7760

    Grades: 7-12 | 571 students
  • Rochester Monroe Correctional Facility Alternative School
    107 N Clinton Ave
    Rochester, NY 14623
    (585)753-3065

    Grades: 7-12 | 39 students
  • Rochester Northeast College Preparatory High School
    940 Fernwood Park
    Rochester, NY 14609
    (585)324-9273

    Grades: 9-12 | 660 students
  • Rochester Northwest College Preparatory High School
    940 Fernwood Park
    Rochester, NY 14609
    (585)324-9289

    Grades: 7-9 | 226 students
  • Rochester Rochester Early College International High School
    200 Genesee St
    Rochester, NY 14611
    (585)324-9010

    Grades: 9-12 | 371 students
  • Rochester School 12-james P B Duffy
    999 South Ave
    Rochester, NY 14620
    (585)461-3280

    Grades: K-9 | 784 students
  • Rochester School 58-world Of Inquiry School
    200 University Ave
    Rochester, NY 14605
    (585)325-6170

    Grades: K-12 | 910 students
  • Rochester School Of The Arts
    45 Prince St
    Rochester, NY 14607
    (585)242-7682

    Grades: 7-12 | 1146 students
  • Rochester School Without Walls
    480 Broadway
    Rochester, NY 14607
    (585)546-6732

    Grades: 9-12 | 264 students
  • Rochester Vanguard Collegiate High School
    950 Norton St
    Rochester, NY 14621
    (585)324-9760

    Grades: 9-12 | 526 students

Overview

School District NameRochester City School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students25,923 students
# of Teachers2,002 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
# of Male Students13,252 students
% Male Students
51%
# of Female Students12,671 students
% Female Students
49%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.58
# of American Indian Students47 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students926 students
% Asian Students
4%
# of Hispanic Students7,435 students
% Hispanic Students
29%
# of Black Students14,820 students
% Black Students
57%
# of White Students2,607 students
% White Students
10%
# of Hawaiian Students14 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students74 students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:1,211
# of Students in Kindergarten:2,153
# of Students in 1st Grade:2,198
# of Students in 2nd Grade:2,344
# of Students in 3rd Grade:2,291
# of Students in 4th Grade:2,345
# of Students in 5th Grade:2,060
# of Students in 6th Grade:1,865
# of Students in 7th Grade:1,587
# of Students in 8th Grade:1,622
# of Students in 9th Grade:2,076
# of Students in 10th Grade:1,615
# of Students in 11th Grade:1,062
# of Students in 12th Grade:1,328
# of Ungraded Students:166

District Comparison

  • Rochester City School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 771 school districts in New York (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 54% has increased from 50% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NY)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
50%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Rochester City School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of NY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Rochester City School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of NY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
54%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Rochester City School District and public school graduation rate of NY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $22,655 in this school district is less than the state average of $31,520. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $22,634 is less than the state average of $32,967. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NY)
Total Revenue$683 MM$29 MM
This chart display total revenue of Rochester City School District and average revenue for each school distric in NY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$682 MM$30 MM
This chart display total spending of Rochester City School District and average spending for each school distric in NY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$22,655$31,520
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Rochester City School District and average revenue per public school student in NY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$22,634$32,967
This chart display average spending per public school student in Rochester City School District and average spending per public school student in NY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Rochester City School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.58, which is higher than the New York average of 0.39. The most diverse school in the district is School 15-children's School Of Rochester. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New York or national school diversity statistics.