Butler High School

Butler High School serves 454 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the NJ average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 51%.
Butler High School operates within the Butler School District.
The school district's 100% graduation rate is higher than the NJ state average of 94%.

School Overview

The student population of 454 students has declined by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 454 students
Butler High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Butler High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
Butler High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Butler High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.25 is less 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
Butler High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
2%
9%
Butler High School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
9%
24%
Butler High School Black Students (1989-2014)
Black
3%
16%
Butler High School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
86%
49%
Butler High School White Students (1988-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Butler 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.
0.25 0.42
Butler 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.
13%
32%
Butler 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.
3%
5%
Butler High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,130 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 100% has increased from 97% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $18,120 is less than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
The district spending/student of $17,706 is less than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Butler School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
2
Number of Students Managed 1,130 918
Butler School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 100% 94%
Butler School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $22 MM $20 MM
Butler School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $22 MM $20 MM
Butler School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $18,120 $19,116
Butler School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $17,706 $19,190
Butler 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 Academy For Law And Public Safety (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Richard Butler School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kiel Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ButlerRichard Butler School
    0.1 miles | Grades: 5-8 | 283 students30 Pearl Place
    ButlerNJ 07405
    (973)492-2079
    0.15-8283
  • ButlerAcademy For Law And Public Safety
    Vocational School
    0.2 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 60 studentsButler High School Annex
    ButlerNJ 07405
    (973)492-2000
    0.29-1260
  • ButlerKiel Elementary School
    0.6 miles | Grades: PK-2 | 319 students115 Kiel Ave
    ButlerNJ 07405
    (973)838-0611
    0.6PK-2319
  • ButlerPearl R. Miller Middle School
    0.6 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 539 students117 Kiel Ave
    ButlerNJ 07405
    (973)838-5250
    0.66-8539
  • BloomingdaleSamuel R. Donald Elementary School
    0.6 miles | Grades: 2-4 | 190 students29 Captolene Ave
    BloomingdaleNJ 07403
    (973)838-5353
    0.62-4190

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