Rye High School

Parsons St
Rye, NY 10580
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rye High School serves 1,002 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 98% (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 ≥99% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Rye High School placed in the top 1% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) 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 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Rye High School's student population of 1,002 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 70 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,002 students
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Total Classroom Teachers70 teachers
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School Comparison

Rye High School is ranked within the top 1% 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 Rye High School is 0.32, 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
#36 out of 4239 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
98%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥99%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
7%
9%
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Hispanic
9%
27%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
82%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.320.71
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Graduation Rate
98%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
2%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
1%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRye City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Rye High School is Louis M Klein Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Rye Middle School (0.0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rye Rye Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 819 students
    0.0 miles
    Parsons St
    Rye, NY 10580
    (914) 967-6100
    0.0 6-8 819
  • Rye Osborn School
    Grades: K-5 | 580 students
    0.9 miles
    Osborn Rd
    Rye, NY 10580
    (914) 967-6100
    0.9 K-5 580
  • Rye Midland School
    Grades: K-5 | 551 students
    1.2 miles
    Midland Ave
    Rye, NY 10580
    (914) 967-6100
    1.2 K-5 551
  • Rye Milton School
    Grades: K-5 | 397 students
    1.2 miles
    12 Hewlett St
    Rye, NY 10580
    (914) 967-6100
    1.2 K-5 397
  • Harrison Harrison Avenue Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 556 students
    1.4 miles
    480 Harrison Ave
    Harrison, NY 10528
    (914) 630-3192
    1.4 K-5 556

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