Rockaway Park High School For Environmental Sustainability

100-00 Beach Channel Dr
Rockaway Park, NY 11694
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rockaway Park High School For Environmental Sustainability serves 310 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (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 Park High School For Environmental Sustainability placed in the top 20% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

Rockaway Park High School For Environmental Sustainability's student population of 310 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students310 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

Rockaway Park High School For Environmental Sustainability is ranked within the top 20% 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 Park High School For Environmental Sustainability is 0.66, 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
#746 out of 4239 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85-89%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
4%
9%
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Hispanic
34%
27%
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Black
47%
17%
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White
9%
43%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.660.71
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Graduation Rate
70-74%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
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

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