Norman Thomas High School (Closed 2017)

  • Norman Thomas High School served 188 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was ≤10% (which was lower than the New York state average of 41%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 20-29% (which was lower than the New York state average of 37%) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • Norman Thomas High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the New York state level of 14:1.

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School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students188 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank (13-14)#3657 out of 4407 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-29%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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Asian
2%
9%
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Hispanic
74%
26%
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Black
24%
17%
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White
n/a
44%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Norman Thomas High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.400.71
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Graduation Rate
48%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District # 2 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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