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.
The 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 grown by 22% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,118 students
Bridgeton High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Bridgeton High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 114 teachers
Bridgeton High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Bridgeton High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has increased from 9:1 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 (1987-2014)
Hispanic
55%
24%
Bridgeton High School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
36%
16%
Bridgeton High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
8%
49%
Bridgeton High School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
1%
1%
Bridgeton High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Bridgeton High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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 (1988-2014)
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 (1990-2014)
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 (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,553 students has grown by 15% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 89% has decreased from 91% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $19,107 is less than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
The district spending/student of $18,766 is less than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has grown by 6% 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 (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $98 MM $20 MM
Bridgeton School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $96 MM $20 MM
Bridgeton School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $19,107 $19,116
Bridgeton School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $18,766 $19,190
Bridgeton School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • BridgetonWest Avenue School
    0.1 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 690 students51 North West Ave
    BridgetonNJ 08302
    (856)455-8030
    0.1KG-8690
  • BridgetonBroad Street School
    0.5 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 1151 students251 West Broad St
    BridgetonNJ 08302
    (856)455-8030
    0.5KG-81151
  • BridgetonQuarter Mile Land School
    1 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 336 students300 Quarter Mile Ln
    BridgetonNJ 08302
    (856)455-8030
    1KG-8336
  • BridgetonIndian Ave School
    1.5 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 652 students399 Indian Ave
    BridgetonNJ 08302
    (856)455-8030
    1.5KG-8652
  • BridgetonHopewell Crest Elementary School
    1.6 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 512 students122 Sewall Rd
    BridgetonNJ 08302
    (856)451-9203
    1.6KG-8512

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