Putnam Valley High School

146 Peekskill Hollow Rd
Putnam Valley, NY 10579
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 10%
Serving 544 students in grades 9-12, Putnam Valley High School ranks in the top 10% 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 70-79% (which is higher than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is equal to the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 33% 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: 544 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 33%
  • : ≥95% (Top 10% in NY)
  • : Top 10%
  • : ≥95% (Top 5%)
  • : 70-79% (Top 20%)
  • : 90-94% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Putnam Valley High School's student population of 544 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
544 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
49 teachers
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School Rankings

Putnam Valley High School ranks within the top 10% of all 4,377 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Putnam Valley High School is 0.49, 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)
#311 out of 4377 schools
(Top 10%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Putnam Valley High School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
≥95%
46%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Putnam Valley 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.
70-79%
49%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Putnam Valley 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.
90-94%
78%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Putnam Valley 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
11:1
11:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of Putnam Valley High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
10%
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Hispanic
26%
29%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Putnam Valley High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
4%
16%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Putnam Valley High School and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
67%
41%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Putnam Valley High School and the percentage of White public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in New York.
0.49
This chart displays the diversity score of Putnam Valley 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 displays graduation rate of Putnam Valley 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
19%
51%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Putnam Valley High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Putnam Valley High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Putnam Valley High School's ranking?
Putnam Valley High School is ranked #311 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the top 10% of public schools in New York.
What schools are Putnam Valley High School often compared to?
Putnam Valley High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Mahopac High School, Haldane 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 70-79% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
What is the graduation rate of Putnam Valley High School?
The graduation rate of Putnam Valley High School is 95%, which is higher than the New York state average of 87%.
How many students attend Putnam Valley High School?
544 students attend Putnam Valley High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
67% of Putnam Valley High School students are White, 26% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Black, 2% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Putnam Valley High School?
Putnam Valley High School has a student ration of 11:1, which is equal to the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Putnam Valley High School offer ?
Putnam Valley High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Putnam Valley High School part of?
Putnam Valley High School is part of Putnam Valley Central School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 544 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 33%
  • : ≥95% (Top 10%)
  • : Top 10%
  • : ≥95% (Top 5%)
  • : 70-79% (Top 20%)
  • : 90-94% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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