Matawan Regional High School

Matawan Regional High School serves 1,066 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NJ average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 51%.
Matawan Regional High School operates within the Matawan-aberdeen Regional School District.
Matawan-aberdeen Regional School District's 90% graduation rate is lower than the NJ state average of 94%.

School Overview

The student population of 1066 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 96 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,066 students
Matawan Regional High School Total Students (1989-2014)
Gender % Matawan Regional High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 96 teachers
Matawan Regional High School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Matawan Regional High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 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 11:1 13:1
Matawan Regional High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
5%
9%
Matawan Regional High School Asian Students (1989-2014)
Hispanic
11%
24%
Matawan Regional High School Black Students (1989-2014)
Black
16%
16%
Matawan Regional High School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
68%
49%
Matawan Regional High School White Students (1989-2014)
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.
0.50 0.42
Matawan Regional 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.
21%
32%
Matawan Regional 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.
7%
5%
Matawan Regional High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2014)

District Comparison

Matawan-aberdeen Regional School District's student population of 3,821 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 90% has decreased from 96% over five years.
The revenue/student of $17,229 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 $16,835 is less than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has grown by 5% over four years.
School District Name Matawan-aberdeen Regional School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
2
Number of Students Managed 3,821 898
Matawan-aberdeen Regional   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 90% 94%
Matawan-aberdeen Regional   School District Graduation Rate (1994-2014)
District Total Revenue $67 MM $20 MM
Matawan-aberdeen Regional   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2012)
District Spending $65 MM $20 MM
Matawan-aberdeen Regional   School District District Spending (1992-2012)
District Revenue / Student $17,229 $19,116
Matawan-aberdeen Regional   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2012)
District Spending / Student $16,835 $19,190
Matawan-aberdeen Regional   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 Developmental Learning Center (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Developmental Learning Center (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Developmental Learning Center (0.5 miles away)
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  • Asbury ParkDevelopmental Learning CenterSpecial Education School
    Grades: PK-12 | 58 students
    0.5 miles
    100 Tornillo Way
    Asbury ParkNJ 07712
    (732)440-1122
    0.5PK-1258
  • MatawanCambridge Park Elementary School
    Grades: PK | 84 students
    0.6 miles
    One Crest Way
    MatawanNJ 07747
    (732)705-4000
    0.6PK84
  • MatawanStrathmore Elementary School
    Grades: KG-3 | 499 students
    0.6 miles
    282 Church St
    MatawanNJ 07747
    (732)705-5900
    0.6KG-3499
  • MatawanLloyd Road Elementary School
    Grades: 4-5 | 596 students
    0.7 miles
    401 Lloyd Rd
    MatawanNJ 07747
    (732)705-5700
    0.74-5596
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    Grades: 1-4 | 281 students
    1 miles
    37 Cresci Blvd
    HazletNJ 07730
    (732)264-1333
    11-4281

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