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Brighton High School
  • Public
  • Rochester, NY

Report Card

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A+
  2. Diversity
    grade A minus
  3. Teachers
    grade A+
  4. College Prep
    grade A+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade A
  6. Health & Safety
    grade A+
  7. Administration
    grade A
  8. Sports
    grade A minus
  9. Food
    grade B+
  10. Resources & Facilities
    grade A minus

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Brighton High School is a top rated, public school located in Rochester, NY. It has 1,172 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 12 to 1. According to state test scores, 99% of students are at least proficient in math and 99% in reading.

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Brighton High School Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
99%
Percent Proficient - Math
99%
Average Graduation Rate
96%
Average SAT
1290
506 responses
Average ACT
30
195 responses
AP Enrollment
41%

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Living in the Area

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B minus
  2. Good for Families
    grade A+
  3. Housing
    grade A minus
Median Household Income
$75,807
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$1,049
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$184,600
National
$217,500

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
grade A+
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
91%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 23 responses
Poll
91%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 23 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 104 responses
  • Homecoming
    24%
  • Springfest
    21%
  • Ham Jam
    13%
  • Pitch Black
    10%
  • Soccer Games
    10%
  • Football Games
    9%
  • Spring Shows
    4%

Students

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,172
Free or Reduced Lunch
20%
89%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 27 responses
85%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 27 responses
70%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 27 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
12:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$68,214
Teachers in First/Second Year
12.9%
72%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 39 responses
92%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 39 responses
87%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 39 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade A
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Average
Boys Athletic Participation
High
Expenses Per Student
$19,498 / year
National
$12,239
93%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 42 responses
62%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 42 responses
83%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 42 responses

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