Sleepy Hollow High School

  • Sleepy Hollow High School serves 861 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the NY average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 55%.
  • Sleepy Hollow High School operates within the Union Free Of The Tarrytowns School District.
  • Union Free Of The Tarrytowns School District's 85% graduation rate is lower than the NY state average of 87%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 861 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 56 teachers has grown by 19% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 861 students
Sleepy Hollow High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Sleepy Hollow High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 56 teachers
Sleepy Hollow High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Sleepy Hollow High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.55 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 15:1 15:1
Sleepy Hollow High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
2%
9%
Sleepy Hollow High School Asian Students (1991-2015)
Hispanic
58%
25%
Sleepy Hollow High School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
7%
18%
Sleepy Hollow High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
33%
45%
Sleepy Hollow High School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Sleepy Hollow High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
n/a
2%
Sleepy Hollow High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Sleepy Hollow High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.55 0.37
Sleepy Hollow High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
46%
45%
Sleepy Hollow High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
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.
8%
6%
Sleepy Hollow High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Union Free Of The Tarrytowns School District's student population of 2,721 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 85% has decreased from 98% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $25,852 in this district is less than the state average of $32,940. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $23,694 is less than the state average of $31,547. The district spending/student has declined by 24% over four years.
School District Name Union Free Of The Tarrytowns School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
2
Number of Students Managed 2,721 935
Union Free Of The Tarrytowns School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 85% 87%
Union Free Of The Tarrytowns School District Graduation Rate (2000-2010)
District Total Revenue $71 MM $31 MM
Union Free Of The Tarrytowns School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $65 MM $30 MM
Union Free Of The Tarrytowns School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $25,852 $32,940
Union Free Of The Tarrytowns School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $23,694 $31,547
Union Free Of The Tarrytowns School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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