Newcomers High School

  • Newcomers High School serves 964 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the NY average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 55%.
  • Newcomers High School operates within the New York City Geographic #30 School District.
  • New York City Geographic #30 School District's 67% graduation rate is lower than the NY state average of 87%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 964 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 964 students
Newcomers High School Total Students (2006-2015)
Gender % Newcomers High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 55 teachers
Newcomers High School Total Teachers (2006-2015)
Students by Grade Newcomers High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.56 is more than the state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 15:1
Newcomers High School Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2015)
Asian
37%
9%
Newcomers High School Asian Students (2006-2015)
Hispanic
55%
25%
Newcomers High School Black Students (2006-2015)
Black
2%
18%
Newcomers High School Black Students (2006-2015)
White
6%
45%
Newcomers High School White Students (2006-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Newcomers High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Newcomers High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.56 0.37
Newcomers High School Diversity Score (2006-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
83%
45%
Newcomers High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
6%
Newcomers High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2015)

District Comparison

  • New York City Geographic #30 School District's student population of 40,121 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 67% has decreased from 100% over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #30 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
47
2
Number of Students Managed 40,121 935
New York City Geographic #30 School District Students Managed (2004-2014)
Graduation Rate 67% 87%
New York City Geographic #30 School District Graduation Rate (2007-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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