Suffern Senior High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
49 Viola Rd
Suffern, NY 10901
Phone
(845) 357-3800
District
SUFFERN CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
ROCKLAND COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1498
Classroom Teachers
113

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New York

8

(10 is best)

Better than 71.0% of NY schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

7

(10 is best)

Suffern Senior High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

100 80 60 40 20 0
97%
91%
98%
92%
96%
90%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
13
12
12
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 0 0.0%
Kindergarten 0 0.0%
Grade 1 0 0.0%
Grade 2 0 0.0%
Grade 3 0 0.0%
Grade 4 0 0.0%
Grade 5 0 0.0%
Grade 6 0 0.0%
Grade 7 0 0.0%
Grade 8 0 0.0%
Grade 9 397 26.5%
Grade 10 394 26.3%
Grade 11 374 25.0%
Grade 12 333 22.2%
Total 1498 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 60.5% 52.9% 43.4%
Black 6.4% 7.5% 17.1%
Hispanic 25.5% 31.1% 28.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 7.4% 8.1% 9.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.4% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 27.8% 26.9% 52.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 24.8% 24.4% 49.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.1% 2.5% 3.3%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 28,915 19,453,561
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 737.6 410
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.9% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.8% 17.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 26.7% 33.8%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.9% 26.5%
65 OR OLDER 19.7% 16.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 10,523 7,343,234
Single Parent Households With Children 7.8% 10.4%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 92.1% 86.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 47.2% 36.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 29.8% 18.8%
$100,000 - $149,999 18.2% 15.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 10.2% 12.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 14.3% 15.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 11.4% 14.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 8.7% 12.4%
$15,000 or less 7.3% 11.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $20,989 $87,357,000 66.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,410 $5,869,000 4.4%
Staff $483 $2,010,000 1.5%
General Administration $425 $1,769,000 1.3%
School Administration $1,107 $4,609,000 3.5%
Operation $2,560 $10,653,000 8.1%
Transportation $1,974 $8,214,000 6.2%
Other $603 $2,509,000 1.9%
Total Support $8,562 $35,633,000 27.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,177 $9,062,000 6.9%
Total Expenditures $31,728 $132,052,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,803 $23,680,031,000 57.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $635 $1,709,426,000 4.1%
Staff $532 $1,431,891,000 3.4%
General Administration $321 $863,301,000 2.1%
School Administration $609 $1,637,416,000 3.9%
Operation $1,063 $2,858,960,000 6.9%
Transportation $861 $2,315,105,000 5.6%
Other $389 $1,045,208,000 2.5%
Total Support $4,410 $11,861,307,000 28.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,230 $5,998,138,000 14.4%
Total Expenditures $15,443 $41,539,476,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%