Watkins Glen Central High School

  • Watkins Glen Central High School serves 541 students in grades 7-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the NY average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 55%.
  • Watkins Glen Central High School operates within the Watkins Glen Central School District.
  • Watkins Glen Central School District's 88% graduation rate is higher than the NY state average of 87%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 541 students has grown by 42% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 34% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 541 students
Watkins Glen Central High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Watkins Glen Central High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Watkins Glen Central High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Watkins Glen Central High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.15 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 13:1 15:1
Watkins Glen Central High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
1%
9%
Watkins Glen Central High School Asian Students (1993-2015)
Hispanic
3%
25%
Watkins Glen Central High School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
3%
18%
Watkins Glen Central High School Black Students (1989-2015)
White
92%
45%
Watkins Glen Central High School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Watkins Glen Central High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Watkins Glen Central High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Watkins Glen Central 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.
0.15 0.37
Watkins Glen Central High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
32%
45%
Watkins Glen Central High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
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.
5%
6%
Watkins Glen Central High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Watkins Glen Central School District's student population of 1,119 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 88% has decreased from 98% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $22,183 in this district is less than the state average of $32,940. The district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $32,070 is higher than the state average of $31,547. The district spending/student has grown by 82% over four years.
School District Name Watkins Glen Central School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
2
Number of Students Managed 1,119 935
Watkins Glen Central School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 88% 87%
Watkins Glen Central School District Graduation Rate (2000-2010)
District Total Revenue $26 MM $31 MM
Watkins Glen Central School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $37 MM $30 MM
Watkins Glen Central School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $22,183 $32,940
Watkins Glen Central School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $32,070 $31,547
Watkins Glen Central School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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