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BEACON HIGH SCHOOL

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Beacon High School Overview

Beacon High School is a part of the New York City Geographic District # 3 school district in New York, New York. As of our last data update the school employs 52.02 full-time teachers. There are 1162 students of which 207 receive a free lunch and 53 receive a price-reduced lunch.

Testing data (where available), resources, graphs, county-level educational attainment, and more can be located below. We also appreciate and encourage students, teachers, and family members to submit additional information, reviews, and comments below.

School Address

BEACON HIGH SCHOOL
227 243 WEST 61ST ST
NEW YORK, NY 10022

Mailing Address

BEACON HIGH SCHOOL
227 243 W 61ST ST
NEW YORK, NY 10022

General Information

Level: High School
District: New York City Geographic District # 3
Phone Number: 212-245-2807
School ID: 360007800592
Full-time Teachers: 52.02
Total Students: 1162
Eligible for Free Lunch: 207
Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 53

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School Notes

This school has a student to teacher ratio of 22.34 students per full-time teacher compared to the New York average of 13.42 students per full-time teacher.

Map Location

Students, Teachers, and Free Lunch graphs

Number of Students 1

Full-time Teachers 1

Free Lunch Eligible 1

Legend mark for school points - Beacon High School Values
Legend mark for state points - New York Average Values
Legend mark for national points - National Average Values

*Values of 0 in the graphs above are typically indicative of missing or erroneous data.
The 2011-2012 school year is the most recently available data provided by the federal government for the above topics (total students, FTE teachers, and free lunches). More recent data if often available via the state's Department of Education link located in the 'Government Resources' box above.


Assessment Testing Scores and Results

New York Regents Examinations
YearSubjectScored 0-54Scored 55-64Scored 65-84Scored 85-100
2013 Geometry * * * s%
2013 Comprehensive English 00% 01% 47% 52%
2012 Global History & Geography * * * s%
2012 Comprehensive English 00% 00% 18% 81%
2012 Geometry * * * s%
2012 Living Environment * * * s%
2012 U.S. History & Government * * * s%
2012 Integrated Algebra * * * s%
2011 Comprehensive English 00% 00% 34% 66%
2011 Integrated Algebra * * * s%

*Denotes a value that is not applicable (e.g. too few scores to be statistically significant).
Source: New York Regents Examination 2011-2013 http://www.p12.nysed.gov/assessment/hsgen/home.html

* Denotes data that was either not reported or not applicable

Previous Assessment Test Results

Test and Grade Level Proficient or better 2010-2011 Proficient or better 2011-2012
Math: All Students>= 95%>= 95%
Reading and Language Arts: All Students>= 99%>= 99%
Math: All Female>= 90%>= 95%
Reading and Language Arts: All Female>= 95%>= 95%
Math: All Male>= 90%>= 90%
Reading and Language Arts: All Male>= 95%>= 95%
Math: High School>= 95%>= 95%
Reading and Language Arts: High School>= 95%>= 95%
Notes:
>= means greater than or equal to
<= means less than or equal to
< means less than

Educational Attainment for New York County (25 and Older)

Overall Educational Attainment

Male Educational Attainment

Female Educational Attainment

  1. Percent of Group without a HS Diploma
  2. Percent of Group with a HS Diploma or HS Equivalency
  3. Percent of Group with Some College Education (including associate's degrees)
  4. Percent of Group with a Bachelor's Degree or Higher

Income by Educational Attainment for New York County (25 and Older)

Overall Income by Educational Attainment

Male Income by Educational Attainment

Female Income by Educational Attainment

  1. Median Income of Group without a HS diploma
  2. Median Income of Group with a HS Diploma or HS Equivalency
  3. Median Income of Group with Some College Education (including associate's degrees)
  4. Median Income of Group with a Bachelor's Degree
  5. Median Income of Group with a Professional Degree

Reviews and Ratings for BEACON HIGH SCHOOL

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Closest Public Library Systems:

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Distance: ~1 miles

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Sources:
1. NCES Common Core of Data 2008-2012 - http://nces.ed.gov/ccd/
Educational Attainment: U.S. Census Bureau, 2009-2013 5-Year American Community Survey