Stuyvesant High School

  • Stuyvesant High School serves 3,328 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 49%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≥99% (which is higher than the New York state average of 46%) for the 2015-16 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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 3,328 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 150 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students3,328 students
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Total Classroom Teachers150 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Stuyvesant High School is 0.41, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#1 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥99%
49%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥99%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:114:1
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Asian
74%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Stuyvesant High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
2%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Stuyvesant High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
n/a
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Stuyvesant High School and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
20%
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Stuyvesant High School and the percentage of White public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis 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 Score0.410.70
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Graduation Rate≥99%
81%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Stuyvesant High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
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 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic # 2 School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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