Stuyvesant High School

  • Stuyvesant High School serves 3,334 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥99% (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 ≥99% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Stuyvesant High School placed in the top 1% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the New York state average of 57%.

Top Placements

Stuyvesant High School places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

  • Stuyvesant High School's student population of 3,334 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 153 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students3,334 students
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Total Classroom Teachers153 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Stuyvesant 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Stuyvesant High School is 0.43, 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 School Rank (16-17)#1 out of 4239 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥99%
50%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥99%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:113:1
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Asian
73%
9%
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Hispanic
3%
27%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
19%
43%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Stuyvesant High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.430.71
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Graduation Rate
98%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Stuyvesant High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District # 2 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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