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York High School
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  • Public
  • YORKTOWN, VA

Report Card

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

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York High School is a highly rated, public school located in YORKTOWN, VA. It has 1,091 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 15 to 1. According to state test scores, 69% of students are at least proficient in math and 92% in reading.

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York High School Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
92%
Percent Proficient - Math
69%
Average Graduation Rate
95%
Average SAT
1210
292 responses
Average ACT
28
48 responses
AP Enrollment
36%

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Living in the Area

grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B
  2. Good for Families
    grade B
  3. Housing
    grade B minus
Median Household Income
$64,430
National
$75,149
Median Rent
$1,255
National
$1,268
Median Home Value
$219,800
National
$281,900

Culture & Safety

Poll
83%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 24 responses
Poll
58%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 24 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 102 responses
  • Homecoming Week
    20%
  • York vs Tabb football game
    13%
  • Prom
    12%
  • Senior Week
    11%
  • Spirit Week
    9%
  • Senior Citizen Week
    8%
  • Homecoming
    7%

Students

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,091
Free or Reduced Lunch
21%
85%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 27 responses
70%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 27 responses
89%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 27 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
15:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$55,877
Teachers in First/Second Year
5.2%
56%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 32 responses
69%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 32 responses
63%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 32 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade B
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
High
Boys Athletic Participation
High
Expenses Per Student
$11,693 / year
National
$12,239
79%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 34 responses
38%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 34 responses
53%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 34 responses

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