Rockaway Collegiate High School

100-00 Beach Channel Dr
Rockaway Park, NY 11694
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rockaway Collegiate High School serves 322 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 85-89% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Rockaway Collegiate High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Rockaway Collegiate High School's student population of 322 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students322 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

Rockaway Collegiate High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Rockaway Collegiate High School is 0.62, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#909 out of 4239 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85-89%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
4%
9%
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Hispanic
35%
27%
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Black
51%
17%
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White
5%
43%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.620.71
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Graduation Rate
65-69%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District #27 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Rockaway Collegiate High School is Channel View School For Research (0.1 miles away)
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