Linden High School

121 West St George Ave

Linden, NJ 07036-3960

Tel: (908)486-5432
Grades 9-12
1,775 students
Linden High School serves 1,775 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher 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%.
Linden High School operates within the Linden City Board Of Education School District.
Linden City Board Of Education School District's 93% graduation rate is lower than the NJ state average of 94%.

School Overview

The student population of 1775 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 130 teachers has grown by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,775 students
Linden High School Total Students (1989-2014)
Gender % Linden High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 130 teachers
Linden High School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Linden High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.67 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 14:1 13:1
Linden 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.
0.67 0.42
Linden 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.
46%
32%
Linden 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.
12%
5%
Linden High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2014)

District Comparison

Linden City Board Of Education School District's student population of 6,031 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 93% has decreased from 99% over five years.
The revenue/student of $19,313 is higher than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $17,870 is less than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four years.
School District Name Linden City Board Of Education School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
2
Number of Students Managed 6,031 918
Linden City Board Of Education School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 93% 94%
Linden City Board Of Education School District Graduation Rate (1994-2014)
District Total Revenue $121 MM $20 MM
Linden City Board Of Education School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $112 MM $20 MM
Linden City Board Of Education School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $19,313 $19,116
Linden City Board Of Education School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $17,870 $19,190
Linden City Board Of Education 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 Abraham Clark High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Joseph E. Soehl Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Number 1 Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • LindenNumber 1 Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 410 students
    0.3 miles
    728 No Wood Ave
    LindenNJ 07036
    (908)486-2668
    0.3PK-5410
  • LindenJoseph E. Soehl Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 626 students
    0.4 miles
    300 East Henry St
    LindenNJ 07036
    (908)486-0550
    0.46-8626
  • LindenNumber 9 Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 371 students
    0.4 miles
    1401 Deerfield Terrace
    LindenNJ 07036
    (908)486-5164
    0.4PK-5371
  • RoselleGrace Wilday Junior High School
    Grades: 7-8 | 388 students
    0.5 miles
    500 Brooklawn Ave
    RoselleNJ 07203
    (908)298-2066
    0.57-8388
  • LindenMyles J. Mcmanus Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 663 students
    0.5 miles
    300 Edgewood Rd
    LindenNJ 07036
    (908)486-7751
    0.56-8663

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