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International High School at LaGuardia Community College
Public High
45 35 Van Dam Street
Queens, NY 11101
District 30
2013 Progress Report: A
Needs Index
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Overview School details from the principal and InsideSchools.org
Review from InsideSchools.org
  • What’s Special: Welcoming, effective program to help immigrants learn English and move forward to college.
  • The Downside: Small, windowless classrooms.
  • Read Full Review »
Performance Student scores on standardized tests, city measures of school improvement and graduation rates
High School Performance Summary
A combination of Regents exams, SAT scores, and graduation data.
4
Average
Standardized Test Scores
SAT Scores
The average combined score on math, verbal and writing sections for college-bound seniors.
1088 / 2400 Average
Regents English
The percentage of students scoring 65 or higher on the English exam.
74% Average
Regents Mathematics
The percentage of students scoring 65 or higher on various math exams.
42% Average
Department of Education Progress Reports
Performance Score
High Schools
12.5 / 25 Average
Progress Score
High Schools
42.9 / 60 Above Average
Learning Environment Score
High Schools
13.5 / 15 Above Average
Credit and Graduation Rates
Regents Rate
The percentage of students earning a Regents diploma in four years.
58% Average
10-Credit Rate
The percentage of students who complete full course load in their first year of high school.
95% Above Average
Weighted Diploma Rate
City score based on what level of diploma graduates earn.
159.3 / 350 Average
College Enrollment Rate
Percentage of Students Enrolling in College
59.8 / 100 Average
College Prep Index
Percentage of students taking college preparatory courses.
75.5 / 100
Satisfaction Satisfaction scores from city surveys of parents, teachers and students, and measures of the quality of school staffing
Satisfaction Level
Results of a city survey of parents, teachers and students.
8
Above Average
Satisfaction with School Environment
Academic Expectations
Response to city survey regarding the school's academic environment.
8.3 / 10 Above Average
Safety
City survey responses regarding the school's safety.
8.7 / 10 Above Average
Engagement
City survey responses regarding the engagement level of parents, teachers and students.
8.1 / 10 Above Average
Communications
City survey responses regarding the school's communications.
7.5 / 10 Above Average
Diversity Racial and ethnic breakdown of the student body
Diversity Score
The likelihood that two students selected randomly would be of different races or ethnicities.
7
Above Average
Diversity
Asian
43%
Black
2%
Hispanic
44%
Native American
1%
White
10%
About the School
Staffing
School Crowding
Overcrowding in schools, measured by the ratio of enrollment to capacity.
164.4 / 250 Above Average
Average Teacher Pay
Average salary, general education teacher.
$75,277 Average
Experienced Teachers
The percentage of teachers with five or more years of classroom experience.
67% Average
Teachers With a Master's Degree
The percentage of teachers with master's degrees.
88% Average
Students
High School Attendance Rate
Annual daily student attendance rate.
93% Above Average
English Language Learners
The percentage of students for whom English is a second language.
73%
Special Education
The percentage of students with Individualized Education Plans.
< 1%
Recent Immigrant Rate
The percentage of recent immigrants attending this school.
3%
Student Stability Rate
The percentage of students remaining in school from year to year.
92%
Temporary Housing Rate
The percentage of students without stable living situations.
3%
Male
The percentage of students who are male.
46%
Female
The percentage of students who are female.
54%