Hawthorne High School

Hawthorne High School serves 647 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the NJ average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 51%.
Hawthorne High School operates within the Hawthorne Board Of Education School District.
The school district's 82% graduation rate is lower than the NJ state average of 94%.

School Overview

The student population of 647 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has grown by 20% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 647 students
Hawthorne High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Hawthorne High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 52 teachers
Hawthorne High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Hawthorne High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.43 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 13:1 13:1
Hawthorne High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
1%
9%
Hawthorne High School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
24%
24%
Hawthorne High School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
3%
16%
Hawthorne High School Black Students (1991-2014)
White
72%
49%
Hawthorne High School White Students (1988-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Hawthorne 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.
0.43 0.42
Hawthorne 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.
20%
32%
Hawthorne 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%
Hawthorne High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,333 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 82% has decreased from 100% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $15,901 is less than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four years.
The district spending/student of $15,305 is less than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District Name Hawthorne Board Of Education School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
2
Number of Students Managed 2,333 918
Hawthorne Board Of Education School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 82% 94%
Hawthorne Board Of Education School District Graduation Rate (1996-2010)
District Total Revenue $40 MM $20 MM
Hawthorne Board Of Education School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $38 MM $20 MM
Hawthorne Board Of Education School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $15,901 $19,116
Hawthorne Board Of Education School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $15,305 $19,190
Hawthorne Board Of Education 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 Passaic County-manchester Regional High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lincoln Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Roosevelt Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • HawthorneLincoln Middle School
    0.5 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 556 students230 Hawthorne Ave
    HawthorneNJ 07506
    (973)423-6460
    0.56-8556
  • HawthorneRoosevelt Elementary School
    0.8 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 541 students50 Roosevelt Ave
    HawthorneNJ 07506
    (973)423-6485
    0.8KG-5541
  • HawthorneWashington Elementary School
    0.9 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 270 students176 Mohawk Ave
    HawthorneNJ 07506
    (973)423-6495
    0.9KG-5270
  • Hawthorne Thomas Jefferson Elementary School
    1.1 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 319 students233 Goffle Hill Rd
    HawthorneNJ 07507
    (973)423-6480
    1.1PK-5319
  • HaledonHigh Mountain Middle School
    1.2 miles | Grades: 5-8 | 317 students515 High Mountain Rd
    HaledonNJ 07508
    (973)427-1220
    1.25-8317

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