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 equal to the NY average of 14:1.
  • 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 stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 89 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,224 students
Yorktown High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Yorktown High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers89 teachers
Yorktown High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeYorktown High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
Yorktown High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
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)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Yorktown High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsYorktown High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNY 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.
0.330.70
Yorktown High School Diversity Score (1991-2015)
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 (1996-2015)
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 (2006-2014)

District Comparison

  • Yorktown Central School District's student population of 3,443 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 99% has increased from 98% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $25,061 is higher than the state average of $23,859. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $26,466 is higher than the state average of $24,841. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameYorktown Central School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
2
Number of Students Managed3,443935
Yorktown Central School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate99%87%
Yorktown Central School District Graduation Rate (2001-2015)
District Total Revenue$91 MM$29 MM
Yorktown Central School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$96 MM$30 MM
Yorktown Central School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$25,061$23,859
Yorktown Central School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$26,466$24,841
Yorktown Central School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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