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Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Academics
    A+
  2. Diversity
    A-
  3. Teachers
    A
  4. College Prep
    A+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    B-
  6. Health & Safety
    A+
  7. Administration
    A+
  8. Sports
    B
  9. Food
    A-
  10. Resources & Facilities
    B+
Eleanor Roosevelt High School is a top rated, public school located in New York, NY. It has 554 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 17 to 1. According to state test scores, 95% of students are at least proficient in math and 95% in reading.
Address
411 E 76th St
New York, NY 10021
Telephone
(212) 772-1220

Eleanor Roosevelt High School Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
95%
Percent Proficient - Math
95%
Average Graduation Rate
95%
Average SAT
1320
138 responses
Average ACT
30
68 responses
AP Enrollment
49%
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Living in the Area
A+
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Crime & Safety
    NG
  2. Diversity
    A+
  3. Cost of Living
    D+
  4. Good for Families
    A
Area Feel
Urban
Median Household Income
$75,513
National
$55,322
Median Rent
$1,575
National
$949
Median Home Value
$871,500
National
$184,700

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
A+
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
80%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school.10 responses
Poll
70%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there.10 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 10 responses
Report
  • Juniors get to go to Six Flags Great Adventure.
    40%
  • Freshmen trip to Ramapo
    20%
  • Senior Trip
    20%
  • Homecoming
    10%
  • Spirit Week
    10%

Students

Diversity
A-
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
554
Free or Reduced Lunch
21%
89%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive.9 responses
56%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy.9 responses
67%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic.9 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
17:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$73,460
Teachers in First/Second Year
3.4%
69%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons.16 responses
63%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students.16 responses
81%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom.16 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
B-
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Average
Boys Athletic Participation
High
Expenses Per Student
National
$12,239
72%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in.18 responses
39%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need.18 responses
83%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations.18 responses
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Eleanor Roosevelt High School Reviews

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Overall it is an amazing school. The community is welcoming and teachers and administrators really care about our livelihood . Attending this school has honestly been a blessing and I’m safe to say I’m so glad that they chose me to be apart of the graduating class of 2019. By far the friendliest school, it’s always a pleasure to go to school in the morning knowing you are surrounded by the best people. Even our security guards are a delight! The absolute best people you will ever meet in your life, no other place feels so much like home
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Soooo much homework! Some teachers will specifically tell you to set aside 2 or 3 hrs for their homework (each class) on the weekends. Also, the teachers and students are very set in their ways and are not very open to new/different ideas and opinions (political, societal, functional, etc). If you are too far ahead in a subject, rather than taking dual enrollment courses for credit, you will have to repeat previous courses. Also, if you transfer in after Freshman year, the staff is very unhelpful with the transition.
It's a highly competitive high school in NYC, and it's predominantly white, located in the Upper East Side. The education itself is high quality, as long as certain teachers are teaching the classes. Otherwise, the school is really safe!