Vanguard High School

317 E 67th St-rm 401
New York, NY 10065
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 30%
Serving 434 students in grades 9-12, Vanguard High School ranks in the top 30% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80-89% (which is higher than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is higher than the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 434 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 94%
  • : 65-69% (Btm 50% in NY)
  • : Top 30%
  • : <50% (Top 50%)
  • : 80-89% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Vanguard High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Vanguard High School's student population of 434 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
434 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
37 teachers
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School Rankings

Vanguard High School ranks within the top 30% of all 4,377 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Vanguard High School is 0.54, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (NY)
#990 out of 4377 schools
(Top 30%)
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<50%
46%
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80-89%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Vanguard High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
10%
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Hispanic
63%
29%
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Black
25%
16%
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White
6%
41%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
0.54
This chart display the diversity score of Vanguard High School and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
65-69%
87%
This chart display graduation rate of Vanguard High School and public school graduation rate of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Vanguard High School's ranking?
Vanguard High School is ranked #990 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in New York.
What schools are Vanguard High School often compared to?
Vanguard High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like High School Of Hospitality Management by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
<50% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 80-89% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
What is the graduation rate of Vanguard High School?
The graduation rate of Vanguard High School is 65-69%, which is lower than the New York state average of 87%.
How many students attend Vanguard High School?
434 students attend Vanguard High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
63% of Vanguard High School students are Hispanic, 25% of students are Black, 6% of students are White, 4% of students are Asian, 1% of students are Hawaiian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Vanguard High School?
Vanguard High School has a student ration of 12:1, which is higher than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Vanguard High School offer ?
Vanguard High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Vanguard High School part of?

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 434 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 94%
  • : 65-69% (Btm 50%)
  • : Top 30%
  • : <50% (Top 50%)
  • : 80-89% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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