Rocky Point High School

  • Rocky Point High School serves 1,050 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 96% (which is higher than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 97% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 56%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Rocky Point High School's student population of 1,050 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 67 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,050 students
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Total Classroom Teachers67 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Rocky Point High School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Rocky Point High School is 0.23, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#132 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
96%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
97%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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Asian
2%
9%
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Hispanic
10%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
87%
44%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Rocky Point High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.23n/a
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Graduation Rate
98%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRocky Point Union Free School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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