Bridgeton High School

Bridgeton High School serves 1,118 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the NJ average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 51%.
Bridgeton High School operates within the Bridgeton School District.
Bridgeton School District's 89% graduation rate is lower than the NJ state average of 94%.

School Overview

The student population of 1118 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 114 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,118 students
Bridgeton High School Total Students (1989-2014)
Gender % Bridgeton High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 114 teachers
Bridgeton High School Total Teachers (1988-2014)
Students by Grade Bridgeton High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1 13:1
Bridgeton High School Student Teacher Ratio (1990-2014)
Hispanic
55%
24%
Bridgeton High School Black Students (1989-2014)
Black
36%
16%
Bridgeton High School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
8%
49%
Bridgeton High School White Students (1989-2014)
Two or more races
1%
1%
Bridgeton High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.57 0.42
Bridgeton High School Diversity Score (1989-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
82%
32%
Bridgeton High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
5%
Bridgeton High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2014)

District Comparison

Bridgeton School District's student population of 5,553 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 89% has increased from 80% over five years.
The revenue/student of $19,107 in this district is less than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has declined by 13% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $18,766 is less than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Bridgeton School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
2
Number of Students Managed 5,553 918
Bridgeton School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 89% 94%
Bridgeton School District Graduation Rate (1994-2014)
District Total Revenue $98 MM $20 MM
Bridgeton School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $96 MM $20 MM
Bridgeton School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $19,107 $19,116
Bridgeton School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $18,766 $19,190
Bridgeton School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Cumberland Regional High School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Cumberland Campus (4.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is West Avenue School (0.1 miles away)
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  • BridgetonWest Avenue School
    Grades: KG-8 | 690 students
    0.1 miles
    51 North West Ave
    BridgetonNJ 08302
    (856)455-8030
    0.1KG-8690
  • BridgetonBroad Street School
    Grades: KG-8 | 1151 students
    0.5 miles
    251 West Broad St
    BridgetonNJ 08302
    (856)455-8030
    0.5KG-81151
  • BridgetonQuarter Mile Land School
    Grades: KG-8 | 336 students
    1 miles
    300 Quarter Mile Ln
    BridgetonNJ 08302
    (856)455-8030
    1KG-8336
  • BridgetonIndian Ave School
    Grades: KG-8 | 652 students
    1.5 miles
    399 Indian Ave
    BridgetonNJ 08302
    (856)455-8030
    1.5KG-8652
  • BridgetonHopewell Crest Elementary School
    Grades: KG-8 | 512 students
    1.6 miles
    122 Sewall Rd
    BridgetonNJ 08302
    (856)451-9203
    1.6KG-8512

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