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Harvey Milk High School

Grades: 9-12
2 Astor Place
Manhattan NY 10003
Phone: 212-477-1555

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

Citywide Average Key
This school is Better Near Worse than the citywide average

Is this school safe and well-run?

From 2018-19 NYC School Survey

How many teachers say order and discipline are maintained at this school?
89%
75% Citywide Average
How many students say they feel safe in the hallways, bathrooms and locker rooms?
96%
86% Citywide Average
How many students think bullying happens most or all of the time at this school?
19%
37% Citywide Average
How many teachers say the principal is an effective manager?
89%
79% Citywide Average
How many teachers say they would recommend this school to other families?
90%
80% Citywide Average

From 2017-18 NY State Report Card

How many students were suspended?
3%
2% Citywide Average

From this school's most recent Quality Review Report

Are teachers effective?

From 2018-19 School Quality Guide

How many teachers have 3 or more years of experience teaching?
78%
76% Citywide Average
Years of principal experience at this school
8.1

How do students perform academically?

From 2018-19 School Quality Guide

Transfer school graduation rate
36%
52% Citywide Average
How many students graduate with test scores high enough to enroll at CUNY without remedial help?
17%
48% Citywide Average
How many students take a college-level course or earn a professional certificate?
8%
41% Citywide Average

Who does this school serve?

From 2018-19 Demographic Snapshot

Enrollment
63
Asian
2%
Black
21%
Hispanic
65%
White
13%
Other
0%
Free or reduced priced lunch
87%
Students with disabilities
37%
English language learners
3%

How does this school serve special populations?

From 2018-19 School Quality Guide

How many students with disabilities graduate in 4 years?
32%
66% Citywide Average


For more information about our data sources, see About Our Data · More DOE statistics for this school

Contact & Location

Location

West Village (District 2)
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

Other Details

Shared campus?
No
This school is in its own building.
Metal detectors?
Yes

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