Rye High School

Overview

Student Enrollment
1,010
Best High School in New York
#8
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District RYE CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Type Public
 Phone (914)967-6100
 Location PARSONS ST
RYE, NY 10580
Charter School No

Rye 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 8th in the best public high schools in New York.

Racial Demographics

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

Race Percent Students
White84.1%849
Black1.6%16
Hispanic8.2%83
Asian Pacific5.9%60
Native American Indian0%0
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0%0
Two or more races0.2%2

Family Income

vs. other New York high schools
Upper 2.6%

3.1% 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, RYE HIGH SCHOOL students are largely wealthy and rank 23rd in New York for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman270
Sophomore267
Junior225
Senior248
Total1,010

Completions

Graduation Rate
98%
Rank in New York
26th
Rating
10 out of 10
Subgroup Graduation Rate
All Students98%
New York Median87%
Percentile97%
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
99%
Rank in New York
30th
Rating
10 out of 10

Students at Rye 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 Islander50% or more*50% or more*
Blacksuppressed*suppressed*
Hispanic80% or more*80% or more*
Multiracialsuppressed*suppressed*
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

Upperclassmen taking ACT or SAT
55%
Rank in New York
144th
Rating
7 out of 10

260 out of 473 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (55%). College admission testing participation is somewhat above the New York median rate of 42% and in the top 27% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

AP Class Enrollment Rate
50%
AP Pass Rank in New York
71st
AP Pass Rate Rating
8 out of 10

Rye High School offers 23 AP courses. 50 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 98% percentile and significantly above the median AP enrollment rate for all New York schools of 18%. Rye High School had 499 taking AP exams with a 436 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 85% percentile and well above the New York state median of 68 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 87% 68%
Students enrolled in an AP class 50% 18%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 8%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 12%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 31%
AP Courses Offered 23

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate3%16%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate3%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate4%

Police Referral Rate

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

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0.2%2
Boys0.4%2
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 Students0.6%6
Boys0.8%4
Girls0.4%2

Location

Rye High School
PARSONS ST
RYE, NY
10580
(914)967-6100

10 out of 10 1

District

RYE CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT
RYE, NY