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Tappan Zee High School
  • Public
  • ORANGEBURG, NY

Report Card

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A
  2. Diversity
    grade B
  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 A minus
  10. Resources & Facilities
    grade A

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Tappan Zee High School is a top rated, public school located in ORANGEBURG, NY. It has 1,029 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 11 to 1. According to state test scores, 97% of students are at least proficient in math and 98% in reading.

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
98%
Percent Proficient - Math
97%
Average Graduation Rate
96%
Average SAT
1260
356 responses
Average ACT
29
126 responses
AP Enrollment
35%

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Living in the Area

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C
  2. Good for Families
    grade A
  3. Housing
    grade C
Median Household Income
$85,507
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$981
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$465,900
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
89%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 28 responses
Poll
86%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 28 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 110 responses
  • Spirit week
    23%
  • Football games
    18%
  • Acoustic Underground
    14%
  • Basketball games
    10%
  • Musical
    10%
  • Hepcat
    8%
  • Homecoming
    7%

Students

Diversity
grade B
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,029
Free or Reduced Lunch
13%
91%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 32 responses
91%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 32 responses
94%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 32 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
11:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$118,562
Teachers in First/Second Year
1.1%
81%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 36 responses
81%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 36 responses
83%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 36 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade A+
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Average
Boys Athletic Participation
Average
Expenses Per Student
$27,674 / year
National
$12,239
81%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 37 responses
68%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 37 responses
86%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 37 responses

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