Jefferson Township High School

1010 Weldon Rd Rd2

Oak Ridge, NJ 07438-9511

Tel: (973)697-3535
Grades 9-12
1,020 students
Jefferson Township High School serves 1,020 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NJ average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 51%.
Jefferson Township High School operates within the Jefferson Township School District.
Jefferson Township School District's 94% graduation rate is equal to the NJ state average of 94%.

School Overview

The student population of 1020 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 92 teachers has grown by 21% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,020 students
Jefferson Township High School Total Students (1989-2014)
Gender % Jefferson Township High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 92 teachers
Jefferson Township High School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Jefferson Township High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.23 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 11:1 13:1
Jefferson Township High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
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.
0.23 0.42
Jefferson Township 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.
7%
32%
Jefferson Township High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2014)
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.
4%
5%
Jefferson Township High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2014)

District Comparison

Jefferson Township School District's student population of 3,310 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 94% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The revenue/student of $16,749 in this district is less than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $16,293 is less than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District Name Jefferson Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
2
Number of Students Managed 3,310 918
Jefferson Township School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 94% 94%
Jefferson Township School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $61 MM $20 MM
Jefferson Township School District District Total Revenue (1992-2012)
District Spending $59 MM $20 MM
Jefferson Township School District District Spending (1992-2012)
District Revenue / Student $16,749 $19,116
Jefferson Township School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2012)
District Spending / Student $16,293 $19,190
Jefferson Township School District District Spending / Student (1990-2012)
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 Sparta High School (3.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Jefferson Township Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Arthur Stanlick Elementary School (2.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Oak RidgeJefferson Township Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 813 students
    0.1 miles
    1000 Weldon Rd
    Oak RidgeNJ 07438
    (973)697-1980
    0.16-8813
  • WhartonArthur Stanlick Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 381 students
    2.5 miles
    121 B Shawnee Trail
    WhartonNJ 07885
    (973)663-0520
    2.53-5381
  • SpartaHelen Morgan School
    Grades: 4-5 | 530 students
    3 miles
    100 Stanhope Rd
    SpartaNJ 07871
    (973)729-5770
    34-5530
  • Oak RidgeMilton Elementary School
    Grades: PK-KG | 148 students
    3.3 miles
    52 Schoolhouse Rd
    Oak RidgeNJ 07438
    (973)697-4742
    3.3PK-KG148
  • SpartaSparta Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 814 students
    3.6 miles
    350 Main St
    SpartaNJ 07871
    (973)729-3151
    3.66-8814

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