Beacon High School

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Reviews
158
Grades
9-12
Students
1,283
Type
Public
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Academics
Test scores
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Subject
% Proficient
English
98%
State avg: 66%
10/10
College readiness
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This school is far above the state average in key measures of college and career readiness.

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4-year high school graduation rate
98%
State avg: 79%
AP course participation
16%
State avg: 17%
Percentage of students passing 1 or more AP exams grades 9-12
76%
State avg: 67%
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Students
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White
49%
Hispanic
23%
Black
13%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander
9%
Two or more races
6%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
21 :1
State avg: 13 :1
Students per counselor
276 :1
State avg: 385 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
95%
State avg: 92%
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158 Reviews
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Neighborhood
522 West 44th Street
New York, NY 10036
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Last modified: September 13, 2017
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