Pawling High School

30 Wagner Rd
Pawling, NY 12564
(School attendance zone shown in map)
10/
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Top 5%
Serving 364 students in grades 9-12, Pawling High School ranks in the top 5% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥95% (which is higher than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 90-94% (which is higher than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is higher than the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 364 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 30%
  • : ≥95% (Top 10% in NY)
  • : Top 5%
  • : ≥95% (Top 5%)
  • : 90-94% (Top 5%)
  • : ≥95% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Pawling High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Pawling High School's student population of 364 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 29% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
364 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
31 teachers
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School Rankings

Pawling High School ranks within the top 5% of all 4,377 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Pawling High School is 0.45, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (NY)
#61 out of 4377 schools
(Top 5%)
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≥95%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pawling High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
90-94%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pawling High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
≥95%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Pawling High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
10%
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Hispanic
25%
29%
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Black
2%
16%
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White
70%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.45
This chart display the diversity score of Pawling High School and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
≥95%
87%
This chart display graduation rate of Pawling High School and public school graduation rate of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
3%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Pawling High School's ranking?
Pawling High School is ranked #61 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the top 5% of public schools in New York.
What schools are Pawling High School often compared to?
Pawling High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like John Jay Senior High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≥95% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 90-94% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
What is the graduation rate of Pawling High School?
The graduation rate of Pawling High School is 95%, which is higher than the New York state average of 87%.
How many students attend Pawling High School?
364 students attend Pawling High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
70% of Pawling High School students are White, 25% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Asian, 2% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Pawling High School?
Pawling High School has a student ration of 12:1, which is higher than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Pawling High School offer ?
Pawling High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Pawling High School part of?
Pawling High School is part of Pawling Central School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 364 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 30%
  • : ≥95% (Top 10%)
  • : Top 5%
  • : ≥95% (Top 5%)
  • : 90-94% (Top 5%)
  • : ≥95% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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