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Jamesville-dewitt High School


Overview

Student Enrollment
972
Best High School in New York
#49
 Rating 9 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District JAMESVILLE-DEWITT CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT
Type Public
 Phone (315)445-8340
 Location 6845 EDINGER DR
DEWITT, NY 13214
Charter School No

Jamesville-dewitt 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 49th in the best public high schools in New York.

Demographics

Race

The Jamesville-dewitt High School student body is mostly White with a small Black population and has low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White79.2%770
Black9.4%91
Hispanic3.5%34
Asian Pacific5.8%56
Native American Indian0.8%8
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0%0
Two or more races1.3%13

Family Income

vs. other New York high schools
Upper 6.7%

7.1% 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, JAMESVILLE-DEWITT HIGH SCHOOL students are largely wealthy and rank 61st in New York for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman251
Sophomore254
Junior230
Senior230
Total972

Academics

Completions

Graduation Rate
95% or more*

9 out of 10

Rank: 103rd in New York

Subgroup Graduation Rate
All Students95% or more*
New York Median87%
Percentile90%
White95% or more*
Black80% or more*
Hispanic50% or more*
Asian Pacific50% or more*
Native American-
Two or more racessuppressed*
Economically Disadvantaged60% to 79%*
Limited English Proficiency50% or more*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

State Standardized Test Performance

9 out of 10

Rank: 59th in New York

Students at Jamesville-dewitt High School scored an average 98% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the New York State Education Department. Performance is significantly above the state high school median of 92% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 7% 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 Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander50% or more*50% or more*
Black80% or more*80% or more*
Hispanicsuppressed*suppressed*
Multiracialsuppressed*suppressed*
White95% or more*95% or more*
With Disabilites80% or more*80% or more*
Limited Englishsuppressed*suppressed*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Participation

8 out of 10

Rank: 154th in New York

248 out of 460 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (54%). College admission testing participation is well above the New York median rate of 27% and in the top 17% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

7 out of 10

Rank: 125th in New York

Jamesville-dewitt High School offers 11 AP courses. 29 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 78% percentile and well above the median AP enrollment rate for all New York schools of 18%. Jamesville-dewitt High School had 259 taking AP exams with a 213 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 73% percentile and somewhat above the state median of 68 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 82% 68%
Students enrolled in an AP class 29% 18%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 11%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 4%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 22%
AP Courses Offered 11

Learning Environment

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate11%16%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate12%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate10%

Safety and Discipline

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%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
New York Median4.8%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students1.5%14
Boys2.5%12
Girls0.4%2

Location

Jamesville-dewitt High School
6845 EDINGER DR
DEWITT, NY
13214
(315)445-8340

10 out of 10 1

District

JAMESVILLE-DEWITT CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT
DEWITT, NY