Richmond Hill High School

  • Richmond Hill High School serves 2,175 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NY average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 55%.
  • Richmond Hill High School operates within the New York City Geographic #27 School District.
  • New York City Geographic #27 School District's 56% graduation rate is lower than the NY state average of 87%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 2175 students has declined by 14% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 128 teachers has declined by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,175 students
Richmond Hill High School Total Students (2006-2015)
Gender % Richmond Hill High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 128 teachers
Richmond Hill High School Total Teachers (2006-2015)
Students by Grade Richmond Hill High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.66 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 17:1 15:1
Richmond Hill High School Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2014)
American Indian
2%
1%
Richmond Hill High School American Indian Students (2012-2015)
Asian
29%
9%
Richmond Hill High School Asian Students (2006-2015)
Hispanic
49%
25%
Richmond Hill High School Black Students (2006-2015)
Black
14%
18%
Richmond Hill High School Black Students (2006-2015)
White
5%
45%
Richmond Hill High School White Students (2006-2015)
Hawaiian
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Richmond Hill High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2013)
Two or more races
1%
2%
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.
0.66 0.37
Richmond Hill 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.
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Richmond Hill High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2014)
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.
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Richmond Hill High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2014)

District Comparison

  • New York City Geographic #27 School District's student population of 43,841 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 56% has decreased from 87% over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #27 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
60
2
Number of Students Managed 43,841 935
New York City Geographic #27 School District Students Managed (2005-2015)
Graduation Rate 56% 87%
New York City Geographic #27 School District Graduation Rate (2008-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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