Pleasantville High School

Overview

Student Enrollment
601
Best High School in New York
#55
 Rating 9 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District PLEASANTVILLE UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
Type Public
 Phone (914)741-1420
 Location 60 ROMER AVE
PLEASANTVILLE, NY 10570
Charter School No

Pleasantville 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 55th in the best public high schools in New York.

Racial Demographics

The Pleasantville High School student body is mostly White with a small Hispanic population and has very low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White83.2%500
Black1.8%11
Hispanic8.7%52
Asian Pacific6.2%37
Native American Indian0%0
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0%0
Two or more races0.2%1

Family Income

vs. other New York high schools
Upper 5.5%

6% 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, PLEASANTVILLE HIGH SCHOOL students are largely wealthy and rank 50th in New York for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman139
Sophomore158
Junior137
Senior147
Total601

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*
Hispanicsuppressed*
Asian Pacific50% or more*
Native American.%
Two or more races.%
Economically Disadvantaged50% or more*
Limited English Proficiencysuppressed*

*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 Pleasantville 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 Islandersuppressed*suppressed*
Blacksuppressed*suppressed*
Hispanic80% or more*80% or more*
Multiracialsuppressed*suppressed*
White95% or more*95% or more*
With Disabilites50% or more*50% or more*
Limited Englishsuppressed*suppressed*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Participation

Upperclassmen taking ACT or SAT
91%
Rank in New York
21st
Rating
10 out of 10

258 out of 284 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (91%). College admission testing participation is significantly above the New York median rate of 42% and in the top 5% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

AP Class Enrollment Rate
42%
AP Pass Rank in New York
62nd
AP Pass Rate Rating
8 out of 10

Pleasantville High School offers 17 AP courses. 42 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 95% percentile and significantly above the median AP enrollment rate for all New York schools of 18%. Pleasantville High School had 228 taking AP exams with a 202 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 87% percentile and well above the New York state median of 68 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 89% 68%
Students enrolled in an AP class 42% 18%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 8%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 15%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 40%
AP Courses Offered 17

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate10%16%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate12%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate8%

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 Students2%12
Boys3.2%10
Girls0.7%2
New York Median4.8%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students3%18
Boys5%16
Girls0.6%2

Location

Pleasantville High School
60 ROMER AVE
PLEASANTVILLE, NY
10570
(914)741-1420

10 out of 10 1

District

PLEASANTVILLE UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
PLEASANTVILLE, NY