Briarcliff High School

Overview

Student Enrollment
592
Best High School in New York
#71
 Rating 9 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District BRIARCLIFF MANOR UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
Type Public
 Phone (914)488-8325
 Location 444 PLEASANTVILLE RD
BRIARCLIFF MANOR, NY 10510
Charter School No

Briarcliff High School has an academic rating significantly above the average for New York high schools based on its high test performance, high graduation rate and high AP course participation. It is ranked 71st in the best public high schools in New York.

Racial Demographics

The Briarcliff High School student body is mostly White with a smaller Asian Pacific population and has low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White79.7%472
Black2.7%16
Hispanic6.4%38
Asian Pacific10.6%63
Native American Indian0%0
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0%0
Two or more races0.5%3

Family Income

vs. other New York high schools
Upper 1.8%

1.7% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the New York high school median of 39%. By this measure, BRIARCLIFF HIGH SCHOOL students are largely wealthy and rank 16th in New York for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman138
Sophomore167
Junior125
Senior162
Total592

Completions

Graduation Rate
95% or more*
Rank in New York
103rd
Rating
9 out of 10
Subgroup Graduation Rate
All Students95% or more*
New York Median87%
Percentile90%
White95% or more*
Blacksuppressed*
Hispanic50% or more*
Asian Pacific50% or more*
Native American.%
Two or more races.%
Economically Disadvantagedsuppressed*
Limited English Proficiency.%

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
95%
Rank in New York
233rd
Rating
8 out of 10

Students at Briarcliff High School scored an average 95% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the New York State Education Department. Performance is well above the state high school median of 92% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 20.9% of New York high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls95% or more*95% or more*
Boys95% or more*95% or more*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian--
Asian & Pacific Islander80% or more*80% or more*
Blacksuppressed*suppressed*
Hispanic50% or more*50% or more*
Multiracial--
White95% or more*95% or more*
With Disabilites50% or more*50% or more*
Limited English--

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Participation

Upperclassmen taking ACT or SAT
57%
Rank in New York
134th
Rating
7 out of 10

163 out of 287 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (57%). College admission testing participation is well above the New York median rate of 42% and in the top 25% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

AP Class Enrollment Rate
38%
AP Pass Rank in New York
26th
AP Pass Rate Rating
9 out of 10

Briarcliff High School offers 21 AP courses. 38 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 92% percentile and significantly above the median AP enrollment rate for all New York schools of 18%. Briarcliff High School had 220 taking AP exams with a 206 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 95% percentile and significantly above the New York state median of 68 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 94% 68%
Students enrolled in an AP class 38% 18%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 7%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 12%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 24%
AP Courses Offered 21

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate8%16%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate9%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate6%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
New York Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
New York Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0.3%2
Boys0.7%2
Girls0%0
New York Median4.8%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Location

Briarcliff High School
444 PLEASANTVILLE RD
BRIARCLIFF MANOR, NY
10510
(914)488-8325

10 out of 10 1

District

BRIARCLIFF MANOR UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
BRIARCLIFF MANOR, NY