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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 8 public high schools managed by Yonkers City School District serving 8,598 students in Yonkers, New York.
  • Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the New York state average of 56%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is more than the state average of 14:1.

Yonkers City School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Yonkers Gorton High School
    100 Shonnard Pl
    Yonkers, NY 10703
    (914)376-8350

    Grades: 9-12 | 1030 students
  • Yonkers Lincoln High School
    375 Kneeland Ave
    Yonkers, NY 10704
    (914)376-8400

    Grades: 9-12 | 1162 students
  • Yonkers Palisade Preparatory School
    201 Palisade Ave
    Yonkers, NY 10701
    (914)376-8177

    Grades: 7-12 | 749 students
  • Yonkers Riverside High School
    565 Warburton Ave
    Yonkers, NY 10701
    (914)376-8425

    Grades: 9-12 | 995 students
  • Yonkers Roosevelt High School - Early College Studies
    631 Tuckahoe Rd
    Yonkers, NY 10710
    (914)376-8500

    Grades: 9-12 | 902 students
  • Yonkers Saunders Trades & Technical High School
    183 Palmer Rd
    Yonkers, NY 10701
    (914)376-8150

    Grades: 9-12 | 1143 students
  • Yonkers Yonkers High School
    150 Rockland Ave
    Yonkers, NY 10705
    (914)376-8191

    Grades: 9-12 | 1198 students
  • Yonkers Yonkers Montessori Academy
    160 Woodlawn Ave
    Yonkers, NY 10704
    (914)376-8540

    Grades: PK-12 | 1419 students

Overview

School District NameYonkers City School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students25,951 students
# of Teachers1,406 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio18:1
# of Male Students13,154 students
% Male Students
51%
# of Female Students12,797 students
% Female Students
49%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.60
# of American Indian Students61 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students1,363 students
% Asian Students
5%
# of Hispanic Students14,811 students
% Hispanic Students
57%
# of Black Students4,905 students
% Black Students
19%
# of White Students4,428 students
% White Students
17%
# of Hawaiian Students10 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students373 students
% of Two or more races Students
1%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:1,182
# of Students in Kindergarten:1,885
# of Students in 1st Grade:1,983
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1,987
# of Students in 3rd Grade:2,083
# of Students in 4th Grade:2,047
# of Students in 5th Grade:1,997
# of Students in 6th Grade:1,948
# of Students in 7th Grade:1,619
# of Students in 8th Grade:1,613
# of Students in 9th Grade:1,817
# of Students in 10th Grade:1,853
# of Students in 11th Grade:1,795
# of Students in 12th Grade:1,768
# of Ungraded Students:374

District Comparison

  • Yonkers 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 83% has increased from 72% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NY)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
47%
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Graduation Rate
83%
82%
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Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $20,388 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 $21,075 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$521 MM$29 MM
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Spending$538 MM$30 MM
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Revenue / Student$20,388$31,520
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Spending / Student$21,075$32,967
This chart display average spending per public school student in Yonkers 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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Yonkers City School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.60, which is higher than the New York average of 0.39. The most diverse school in the district is Pearls Hawthorne School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New York or national school diversity statistics.