Tottenville High School

  • Tottenville High School serves 3,988 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the NY average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 55%.
  • Tottenville High School operates within the New York City Geographic #31 School District.
  • New York City Geographic #31 School District's 79% graduation rate is lower than the NY state average of 87%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 3988 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 198 teachers has grown by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 3,988 students
Tottenville High School Total Students (2006-2015)
Gender % Tottenville High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 198 teachers
Tottenville High School Total Teachers (2006-2015)
Students by Grade Tottenville High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.33 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 20:1 15:1
Tottenville High School Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2015)
Asian
6%
9%
Tottenville High School Asian Students (2006-2015)
Hispanic
12%
25%
Tottenville High School Black Students (2006-2015)
Black
1%
18%
Tottenville High School Black Students (2006-2015)
White
81%
45%
Tottenville High School White Students (2006-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Tottenville High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Tottenville 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.
0.33 0.37
Tottenville High School Diversity Score (2006-2015)
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.
25%
45%
Tottenville High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2015)
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.
6%
6%
Tottenville High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2015)

District Comparison

  • New York City Geographic #31 School District's student population of 59,759 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 79% has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #31 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
70
2
Number of Students Managed 59,759 935
New York City Geographic #31 School District Students Managed (2004-2014)
Graduation Rate 79% 87%
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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