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Vestal Senior High School


Overview

Student Enrollment
1,069
Best High School in New York
#41
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District VESTAL CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT
Type Public
 Phone (607)757-2281
 Location 205 WOODLAWN DR
VESTAL, NY 13850
Charter School No

Vestal Senior 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 average AP course participation. It is ranked 41st in the best public high schools in New York.

Demographics

Race

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

Race Percent Students
White85.8%917
Black3.4%36
Hispanic2.2%23
Asian Pacific7%75
Native American Indian0.4%4
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0%0
Two or more races1.3%14

Family Income

vs. other New York high schools
Upper 18.7%

16% 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, VESTAL SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL students are largely upper income and rank 173rd in New York for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman272
Sophomore255
Junior272
Senior270
Total1,069

Academics

Completions

Graduation Rate
95%

9 out of 10

Rank: 103rd in New York

Subgroup Graduation Rate
All Students95%
New York Median87%
Percentile90%
White95% or more*
Blacksuppressed*
Hispanicsuppressed*
Asian Pacific80% or more*
Native Americansuppressed*
Two or more racessuppressed*
Economically Disadvantaged80% or more*
Limited English Proficiencysuppressed*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

State Standardized Test Performance

10 out of 10

Rank: 30th in New York

Students at Vestal Senior 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*
Multiracialsuppressed*suppressed*
White95% or more*95% or more*
With Disabilites90% or more*90% or more*
Limited Englishsuppressed*suppressed*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Participation

8 out of 10

Rank: 142nd in New York

300 out of 542 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (55%). College admission testing participation is well above the New York median rate of 27% and in the top 16% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

10 out of 10

Rank: 24th in New York

Vestal Senior High School offers 5 AP courses. 15 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 41% percentile and slightly below the median AP enrollment rate for all New York schools of 18%. Vestal Senior High School had 78 taking AP exams with a 82 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 95% percentile and significantly above the state median of 68 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 105% 68%
Students enrolled in an AP class 15% 18%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 4%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 4%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 10%
AP Courses Offered 5

Learning Environment

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate16%16%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate18%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate14%

Safety and Discipline

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students1.4%15
Boys1.3%7
Girls1.4%8
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 Students2.9%32
Boys4%22
Girls1.8%10
New York Median4.8%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0.5%6
Boys0.7%4
Girls0.4%2

Location

Vestal Senior High School
205 WOODLAWN DR
VESTAL, NY
13850
(607)757-2281

10 out of 10 1

District

VESTAL CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT
VESTAL, NY