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Pittsford Sutherland High School


Overview

Student Enrollment
967
Best High School in New York
#1
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District PITTSFORD CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT
Type Public
 Phone (585)267-1102
 Location 55 SUTHERLAND ST
PITTSFORD, NY 14534
Charter School No

Pittsford Sutherland 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 1st in the best public high schools in New York.

Demographics

Race

The Pittsford Sutherland High School student body is mostly White with a small Asian Pacific population and has very low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White80.6%779
Black4.1%40
Hispanic3.9%38
Asian Pacific9.2%89
Native American Indian0%0
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0%0
Two or more races2.2%21

Family Income

vs. other New York high schools
Upper 2.4%

2.9% 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, PITTSFORD SUTHERLAND HIGH SCHOOL students are largely wealthy and rank 21st in New York for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman248
Sophomore230
Junior242
Senior244
Total967

Academics

Completions

Graduation Rate
99% or more*

10 out of 10

Rank: 13th in New York

Subgroup Graduation Rate
All Students99% or more*
New York Median87%
Percentile100%
White95% or more*
Black50% or more*
Hispanic50% or more*
Asian Pacific50% or more*
Native American.%
Two or more racessuppressed*
Economically Disadvantaged50% or more*
Limited English Proficiency-

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

State Standardized Test Performance

10 out of 10

Rank: 30th in New York

Students at Pittsford Sutherland High School scored an average 99% 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 1% 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*
Black50% or more*50% or more*
Hispanic50% or more*50% or more*
Multiracial50% or more*50% or more*
White95% or more*95% or more*
With Disabilites80% or more*80% or more*
Limited English--

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Participation

10 out of 10

Rank: 44th in New York

380 out of 486 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (78%). College admission testing participation is significantly above the New York median rate of 27% and in the top 6% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

8 out of 10

Rank: 50th in New York

Pittsford Sutherland High School offers 19 AP courses. 46 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 97% percentile and significantly above the median AP enrollment rate for all New York schools of 18%. Pittsford Sutherland High School had 417 taking AP exams with a 379 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 89% percentile and well above the state median of 68 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 91% 68%
Students enrolled in an AP class 46% 18%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 15%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 19%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 34%
AP Courses Offered 19

Learning Environment

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate5%16%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate6%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate4%

Safety and Discipline

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0.2%2
Boys0%0
Girls0.4%2
New York Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0.2%2
Boys0%0
Girls0.4%2

Expulsion Rate

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

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0.2%2
Boys0.4%2
Girls0%0
New York Median4.8%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0.9%9
Boys1.5%7
Girls0.4%2

Location

Pittsford Sutherland High School
55 SUTHERLAND ST
PITTSFORD, NY
14534
(585)267-1102

10 out of 10 1

District

PITTSFORD CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT
PITTSFORD, NY