Washingtonville Senior High School

  • Washingtonville Senior High School serves 1,381 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 96% (which is higher than the New York state average of 49%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 97% (which is higher than the New York state average of 46%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Washingtonville Senior High School placed in the top 5% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 56%.
  • Washingtonville Senior High School operates within the Washingtonville Central School District.
  • Washingtonville Central School District's 94% graduation rate is higher than the New York state average of 81%.

Top Placements (New York)

Washingtonville Senior High School is Listed among the top public schools in New York for:

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 5%)
  • Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 5%)
  • Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 5%)
  • Graduation Rate Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)
  • Community Size Largest student body (number of students) (Top 5%)

School Overview

  • Washingtonville Senior High School's student population of 1381 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 105 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,381 students
Washingtonville Senior High School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Washingtonville Senior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers105 teachers
Washingtonville Senior High School Total Teachers (1988-2016)
Students by GradeWashingtonville Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Washingtonville Senior High School is ranked within the top 5% of all 4239 schools in New York (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Washingtonville Senior High School is 0.49, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
96%
49%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
97%
46%
Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
Washingtonville Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2016)
Asian
3%
9%
Washingtonville Senior High School Asian Students (1989-2016)
Hispanic
21%
26%
Washingtonville Senior High School Black Students (1989-2016)
Black
8%
18%
Washingtonville Senior High School Black Students (1989-2016)
White
68%
44%
Washingtonville Senior High School White Students (1989-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsWashingtonville Senior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.490.38
Washingtonville Senior High School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Graduation Rate
95%
81%
Washingtonville Senior High School Graduation Rate (2011-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
44%
Washingtonville Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
Washingtonville Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Washingtonville Senior High School is Washingtonville Central School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 771 school districts in New York (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Washingtonville Central School District's student population of 4,162 students has decreased by 6% over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 94% has increased from 93% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $18,467 in this district is less than the state average of $31,939. The district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $18,427 is less than the state average of $33,406. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    School District NameWashingtonville Central School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    5
    2
    Number of Students Managed4,162902
    Washingtonville Central School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    58%
    49%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    48%
    46%
    District Graduation Rate
    94%
    81%
    District Total Revenue$82 MM$29 MM
    District Spending$82 MM$30 MM
    District Revenue / Student$18,467$31,939
    District Spending / Student$18,427$33,406
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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