Yorktown High School

Tel: (914)243-8000
  • Yorktown High School serves 1,224 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower 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%.
  • Yorktown High School operates within the Yorktown Central School District.
  • Yorktown Central School District's 99% graduation rate is higher than the NY state average of 87%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1224 students has declined by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 89 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,224 students
Yorktown High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Yorktown High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 89 teachers
Yorktown High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Yorktown High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same 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 14:1 15:1
Yorktown High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
5%
9%
Yorktown High School Asian Students (1991-2015)
Hispanic
11%
25%
Yorktown High School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
1%
18%
Yorktown High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
81%
45%
Yorktown High School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Yorktown High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Yorktown High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Yorktown 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
Yorktown 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.
4%
45%
Yorktown 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.
n/a
6%
Yorktown High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2013)

District Comparison

  • Yorktown Central School District's student population of 3,443 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 99% has decreased from 100% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $27,435 in this district is less than the state average of $32,940. The district revenue/student has grown by 21% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $26,321 is less than the state average of $31,547. The district spending/student has grown by 13% over four years.
School District Name Yorktown Central School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
2
Number of Students Managed 3,443 935
Yorktown Central School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 99% 87%
Yorktown Central School District Graduation Rate (1998-2010)
District Total Revenue $97 MM $31 MM
Yorktown Central School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $93 MM $30 MM
Yorktown Central School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $27,435 $32,940
Yorktown Central School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $26,321 $31,547
Yorktown 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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