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B+
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Academics
    B
  2. Diversity
    A
  3. Teachers
    B+
  4. College Prep
    B-
  5. Clubs & Activities
    B-
  6. Health & Safety
    A-
  7. Administration
    B+
  8. Sports
    B-
  9. Food
    B-
  10. Resources & Facilities
    C+
Saunders Trades & Technical High School is an above average, public, magnet school located in Yonkers, NY. It has 1,137 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 14 to 1. According to state test scores, 99% of students are at least proficient in math and 97% in reading.
About Saunders Trades & Technical High School...
Address
183 Palmer Rd
Yonkers, NY 10701
Telephone
(914) 376-8150

Saunders Trades & Technical High School Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
97%
Percent Proficient - Math
99%
Average Graduation Rate
97%
Average SAT
1090
139 responses
Average ACT
26
23 responses
AP Enrollment
10%
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Living in the Area
B-
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Cost of Living
    D+
  2. Good for Families
    B-
  3. Housing
    D-
Area Feel
Urban
Median Household Income
$62,399
National
$55,322
Median Rent
$1,292
National
$949
Median Home Value
$380,100
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
71%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school.14 responses
Poll
86%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there.14 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 28 responses
Report
  • Spirit week
    29%
  • Clubs
    25%
  • Games
    25%
  • Fashion Show
    11%
  • Homecoming
    4%
  • Open House
    4%
  • Spirit Week
    4%

Students

Diversity
A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,137
Free or Reduced Lunch
76%
87%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive.15 responses
80%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy.15 responses
87%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic.15 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
14:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$119,027
Teachers in First/Second Year
11.3%
72%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons.25 responses
72%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students.25 responses
72%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom.25 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
B-
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Low
Boys Athletic Participation
Low
Expenses Per Student
$21,710/ year
National
$12,239
78%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in.23 responses
39%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need.23 responses
61%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations.23 responses
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Saunders Trades & Technical High School Reviews

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I am now graduating from Saunders. I can say that these years were very worth sticking with. I can say that although I did not do everything I dreamt of doing at the start- it was still a fun ride. The faculty are honestly the most diverse Ive ever handled. Theyre funny, wity and also clever at making assignments challenging; which is always great in life. In order to improve one must face obstacles to climb over.
There will be people that will put you down with mediocrity- but its awesome when you rise above it and show them that you are deaf to the lies and open to the truth of success! I enjoyed Saunders and I recommend it to all incoming students. #UseYourSkills&Talents2SHINE
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What makes Saunders High School
Different from other schools is that we have a magnet system. This gives students the opportunity to study their choose of feild. The school provides Architecture, Bio Chemistry, ECC, HVAC, Carpentry, Cosmotology, Fashion, Automotive Technology, and Graphic Design Drawing. The magnet that I choose for my high school experience was Architecture. I say that coming in as a freshman never did I nor my classmates intend/expect to create such a tight bond with our magnet class. I believe that the relationships built in architecture are some that will last a lifetime. The feeling of family created in my magnet has been the best part of Saunders. I am president of the Christian club, a cheerleader, secretary of Hispanic Club, a member of Welness Club and also Poetry club. After school activities are always there. I don’t like that the security is not that secure. The district also fails to give us money for different kinds of programs and supplies.
Saunders High School is good choice if you live in the Yonkers Public School District. With a variety of makors to choose from and lots of diversity, it was an excellent place to attain my high school diploma. I graduated with 4 years and am now attending a 4 year college that is suited to my financial needs. If you’re thinking about attending Saunders, you won’t regret it!