Niagara Falls High School

  • Niagara Falls High School serves 2,022 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 91% (which is higher than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 97% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the New York state average of 56%.

Top Placements

Niagara Falls High School places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

  • Niagara Falls High School's student population of 2,022 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 115 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,022 students
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Total Classroom Teachers115 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Niagara Falls High School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Niagara Falls High School is 0.63, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#535 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
91%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
97%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:114:1
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American Indian
3%
1%
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Asian
1%
9%
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Hispanic
5%
26%
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Black
38%
17%
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White
47%
44%
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Two or more races
6%
2%
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Diversity Score0.630.71
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Graduation Rate
69%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNIAGARA FALLS CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Niagara Falls Hyde Park School
    Grades: PK-6 | 472 students
    0.9 miles
    1620 Hyde Park Blvd
    Niagara Falls, NY 14305
    (716)278-7980
    0.9 PK-6 472
  • Niagara Falls Gaskill Preparatory School
    Grades: 7-8 | 529 students
    1.0 miles
    910 Hyde Park Blvd
    Niagara Falls, NY 14301
    (716)278-5820
    1.0 7-8 529
  • Niagara Falls Henry J Kalfas Magnet School
    Grades: PK-6 | 439 students
    1.5 miles
    1880 Beech Ave
    Niagara Falls, NY 14305
    (716)278-9180
    1.5 PK-6 439
  • Niagara Falls Niagara Street School
    Grades: PK-6 | 593 students
    1.6 miles
    2513 Niagara St
    Niagara Falls, NY 14303
    (716)278-5860
    1.6 PK-6 593
  • Niagara Falls Cataract Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 503 students
    1.9 miles
    6431 Girard Ave
    Niagara Falls, NY 14304
    (716)278-9120
    1.9 PK-6 503

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