A+
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Academics
    A+
  2. Diversity
    C
  3. Teachers
    A+
  4. College Prep
    A+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    B+
  6. Health & Safety
    A
  7. Administration
    B-
  8. Sports
    A-
  9. Food
    A
  10. Resources & Facilities
    A-
Horace Greeley High School is an elite, public school located in Chappaqua, NY. It has 1,285 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.
Address
70 Roaring Brook Rd
Chappaqua, NY 10514
Telephone
(914) 238-7201

Horace Greeley High School Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
99%
Percent Proficient - Math
99%
Average Graduation Rate
99%
Average SAT
1330
245 responses
Average ACT
31
161 responses
AP Enrollment
41%
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Living in the Area
A+
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Crime & Safety
    A-
  2. Diversity
    C+
  3. Cost of Living
    C-
  4. Good for Families
    A+
Area Feel
Suburban
Median Household Income
$204,531
National
$55,322
Median Rent
$1,918
National
$949
Median Home Value
$895,900
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
100%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school.9 responses
Poll
78%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there.9 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 20 responses
Report
  • Senior Musical
    25%
  • Funball tourny,baseball,football, senior experince
    20%
  • Prom
    20%
  • Homecoming
    15%
  • Relay
    10%
  • Pep rallies
    5%
  • Spirit Week
    5%

Students

Diversity
C
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,285
Free or Reduced Lunch
3%
100%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive.13 responses
46%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy.13 responses
77%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic.13 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
12:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
Teachers in First/Second Year
0.9%
69%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons.16 responses
69%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students.16 responses
75%
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
Very High
Boys Athletic Participation
Very High
Expenses Per Student
$29,670/ year
National
$12,239
82%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in.17 responses
53%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need.17 responses
71%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations.17 responses
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Horace Greeley High School Reviews

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Greeley is a top-notch NY public high school: the student body is incredibly smart and academically-driven, the teaching is phenomenal, and the variety of classes to take in all fields is almost overwhelming. However, because the entire student body is so focused on achieving the highest grades possible in the highest-level, most advanced courses available, the competition at Greeley between all students can certainly be felt.
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The Administration and the Counselors are some of the kindest people anywhere. However, the teachers at this school are more focused on tests and grades rather than students learning (kids too). Most clubs are odd charity things started by kids who want to look good on college applications. This school is way to much about tests and grades rather than actual learning
Horace Greeley is a very intense school, with great emphasis on academics. Teachers truly care about your success. There is very little school spirit, however, which really negatively impacts the high school experience. I wish the school would put more effort into student extracurricular as it would make the school more of a community than it already is. Overall, my experience at Greeley has been enjoyable.