Stissing Mountain High School

  • Stissing Mountain High School serves 302 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the NY average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 55%.
  • Stissing Mountain High School operates within the Pine Plains Central School District.
  • Pine Plains Central School District's 72% graduation rate is lower than the NY state average of 87%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 302 students has declined by 16% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 302 students
Stissing Mountain High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Stissing Mountain High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Stissing Mountain High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Stissing Mountain High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.25 is less 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 13:1 15:1
Stissing Mountain High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
1%
1%
Stissing Mountain High School American Indian Students (2012-2015)
Asian
n/a
9%
Stissing Mountain High School Asian Students (1989-2014)
Hispanic
10%
25%
Stissing Mountain High School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
3%
18%
Stissing Mountain High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
86%
45%
Stissing Mountain High School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Stissing Mountain High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Stissing Mountain 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.
0.25 0.37
Stissing Mountain 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.
20%
45%
Stissing Mountain 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.
9%
6%
Stissing Mountain High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Pine Plains Central School District's student population of 921 students has decreased by 14% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 72% has decreased from 97% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $28,710 in this district is less than the state average of $32,940. The district revenue/student has grown by 31% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $27,270 is less than the state average of $31,547. The district spending/student has grown by 31% over four years.
School District Name Pine Plains Central School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
2
Number of Students Managed 921 935
Pine Plains Central School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 72% 87%
Pine Plains Central School District Graduation Rate (2000-2010)
District Total Revenue $28 MM $31 MM
Pine Plains Central School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $27 MM $30 MM
Pine Plains Central School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $28,710 $32,940
Pine Plains Central School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $27,270 $31,547
Pine Plains Central 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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