John Jay High School

60 North Salem Rd, Cross River, NY 10518 | (914) 763-7212
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,275
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 1,275 high school students from grades 9-12
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: PO Box 387, South Salem, NY 10590
  • Principal or Admin: Ellen Doherty
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,275
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 103.9
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 667 (52.3%)
  • Females: 588 (46.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 12 (0.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 14 (1.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 26 (2.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
John Jay High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.08%
Black151.2%
Asian282.2%
Hispanic403.1%
White1,17191.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For John Jay High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade30724.1%
10th Grade31324.5%
11th Grade35227.6%
12th Grade30323.8%
Graduate & Dropout Information (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
99.0%
District:
98.0%
Percent of Graduates Earning a Regents Diploma
School:
93.0%
District:
93.0%
State:
83.0%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 1-10%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
96.0%
District:
96.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
3.0%
District:
2.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
11.0%
District:
14.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
58.0%
District:
58.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
40.0%
District:
37.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
1.0%
District:
1.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers: 1.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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