Herricks High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#145
College Readiness Index
67.2
Math Proficiency
3.7
English Proficiency
3.8
Student/Teacher Ratio
11:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,415 Students
  • 124 Teachers

Herricks High School
100 SHELTER ROCK RD
NEW HYDE PARK, NY 11040

Phone: (516) 305-8700

District: Herricks Union Free School District

Overview

Herricks High School is ranked 27th within New York. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Herricks High School is 75 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 56 percent. Herricks High School is the only high school in the Herricks Union Free School District.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#145
State Rank
#27
STEM Rank
#228

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 1,415
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 56%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 7%
Full-Time Teachers 124

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in English 99%
Proficient in Math 99%
College Readiness Index 67.2

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large Suburb
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 1
Total Students 1,415
Proficient in English (district average) 99%
Proficient in Math (district average) 99%
College Readiness (district average) 67.2

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