Alexander Hamilton Jr./Sr. High School

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Alexander Hamilton Jr./Sr. High School
Alexander Hamilton Jr./Sr. High School
98 S. Goodwin Avenue
Elmsford, New York
Elmsford, New York, (Westchester County) 10523
United States
Coordinates 41°02′58.35″N 73°49′01.47″W / 41.0495417°N 73.8170750°W / 41.0495417; -73.8170750Coordinates: 41°02′58.35″N 73°49′01.47″W / 41.0495417°N 73.8170750°W / 41.0495417; -73.8170750
Type Public
Established 1929
School district Elmsford Union Free School District
Superintendent Dr. Joseph Ricca
Principal Marc P. Baiocco
Staff 80
Faculty 51
Grades 7-12
Enrollment 449
Color(s) Red, black, and white             
Athletics conference NY Section 1, Class "C"
Mascot The Red Raider
Team name The Red Raiders
Accreditation Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools[1]
Newspaper The Raider Reporter
Yearbook The Statesman

Alexander Hamilton Jr./Sr. High School (AHHS) is a public, six-year middle and secondary school in Elmsford, New York, United States. It is the only public junior and senior high school in the Elmsford School District.[2]


The makeup of the school is 36% African American, 45% Hispanic or Latino, 11% White, and 9% Asian or Native Hawaiian/other Pacific Islander.[3] Fifty-seven percent of the teachers have either a master's degree plus 30 credits or a doctoral degree.[3]

Honors and distinctions[edit]

In 1993 the school was selected as a United States Blue Ribbon School of Excellence, and in 1996 it was named one of the nation's 150 outstanding high schools by Redbook magazine.[4]

Extracurricular activities[edit]

The school has the following clubs:[5]


Alexander Hamilton competes in Section 1 (NYSPHSAA) of the New York State Public High School Athletic Association.

Sport Level Season Gender
Cross-Country V Fall Co-ed
Soccer V, JV, Mod Fall Boys', girls'
Volleyball V, JV, Mod Fall Girls'
Bowling V Winter Boys', girls'
Track and field V Winter Co-ed
Basketball V, JV, M Winter Boys', girls'
V Spring Co-ed
Baseball V, M Spring Boys'
Softball JV, M Spring Girls'

V = Varsity, JV = Junior varsity, Mod = Modified [6]