Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#262
College Readiness Index
56.7
Math Proficiency
3.7
English Proficiency
3.7
Student/Teacher Ratio
20:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 2,545 Students
  • 129 Teachers

Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts
100 AMSTERDAM AVE
NEW YORK, NY 10023

Phone: (212) 496-0700

District: New York City Public Schools

Overview

Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts is ranked 42nd within New York. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts is 70 percent. The student body makeup is 27 percent male and 73 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 52 percent. Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts is 1 of 404 high schools in the New York City Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#262
State Rank
#42
Magnet Rank
#66

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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 2,545
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 52%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 30%
Full-Time Teachers 129

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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 100%
Proficient in Math 100%
College Readiness Index 56.7

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large City
Charter School No
Magnet School Yes
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 404
Total Students 311,058
Proficient in English (district average) 85%
Proficient in Math (district average) 80%
College Readiness (district average) 29.0

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