Harvey Milk High School

Grades: 9-12

Our Insights

Harvey Milk High School is a small high school in the West Village serving grades 9 through 12. This school is in its own building.

This is a transfer alternative school, which admits older students who have fallen behind in credits, dropped out, or need a fresh start. Transfer schools are designed to help students get back on track towards graduation. The principal has been leading this school since 2010.

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School Stats

Academics

School
Citywide
Transfer school graduation rate
 
52%
How many students with disabilities graduate in 4 years?
 
33%
From the 2020-21 School Quality Guide and 2020-21 NYC School Survey

Students

60
Number of students
624 Citywide Average

Race/Ethnicity


School
Citywide
Low-income students
 
80%
Students with disabilities
 
30%
Multilingual learners
 
5%
From the 2020-21 Demographic Snapshot

Safety & Vibe

School
Citywide
How many students were suspended?
 
0%
From the 2020-21 NYC School Survey and 2019-20 NY State Report Card

Faculty & Staff

School
Citywide
10.2
Years of principal experience at this school
7 Citywide Average
31
Number of students for each guidance counselor or social worker
157 Citywide Average

Teachers’ Race/Ethnicity


How many teachers have 3 or more years of experience teaching?
 
100%
Are teachers effective?
From the 2020-21 NYC School Survey, 2020-21 School Quality Guide, 2019-20 NY State Report Card, 2021 Guidance Counselor Report and this school's most recent Quality Review Report

Advanced Courses

Which students have access to advanced courses at this school? Learn more

Calculus

Not offered in 2019-20

Computer Science

Not offered in 2019-20

Physics

 
31%

Advanced Foreign Language

 
49%

AP/IB Arts, English, History or Social Science

 
64%

AP/IB Math or Science

Not offered in 2019-20

Music

Not offered in 2019-20
From unpublished, anonymized data from the 2019-20 school year provided by the New York State Education Department, brought to you by

College Readiness

School
Citywide
How many students graduate with test scores high enough to enroll at CUNY without remedial help?
 
21%
How many students take a college-level course or earn a professional certificate?
 
17%
From the 2020-21 School Quality Guide
How many students filled out a FAFSA form by the end of their senior year?
 
38%
From the 2020-21 FAFSA data released by Federal Student Aid, brought you by
For more information about our data sources, see About Our Data · More DOE statistics for this school

Contact & Location

Location

2 Astor Place
Manhattan NY 10003

Trains: 6 Line to Astor Pl; R Line, W Line to Eighth St-NYU; 4 Line, 5 Line, L Line, N Line, Q Line to 14th St-Union St

Buses: M1, M2, M3, M8, M14A, M14D, M55, M101, M102, M103


Contact

Principal: Daphne Perrini

Parent Coordinator: Rocio Torres

Website

Other Details

Shared campus? No

This school is in its own building.

Uniforms required? No
Metal detectors? Yes

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