New Providence High School

New Providence High School serves 648 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NJ average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 51%.
New Providence High School operates within the New Providence Board Of Education School District.
New Providence Board Of Education School District's 96% graduation rate is higher than the NJ state average of 94%.

School Overview

The student population of 648 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 58 teachers has grown by 34% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2011)
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 648 students
New Providence High School Total Students (1989-2014)
Gender % New Providence High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 58 teachers
New Providence High School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade New Providence High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.37 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
New Providence High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
11%
9%
New Providence High School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
9%
24%
New Providence High School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
2%
16%
New Providence High School Black Students (1991-2013)
White
78%
49%
New Providence High School White Students (1988-2013)
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.
0.37 0.42
New Providence 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.
3%
32%
New Providence 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.
1%
5%
New Providence High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

New Providence Board Of Education School District's student population of 2,340 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 96% has increased from 94% over five years.
The revenue/student of $16,505 in this district is less than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has declined by 17% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $16,366 is less than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has declined by 14% over four years.
School District Name New Providence Board Of Education School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
2
Number of Students Managed 2,340 918
New Providence Board Of Education School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 96% 94%
New Providence Board Of Education School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $36 MM $20 MM
New Providence Board Of Education School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $36 MM $20 MM
New Providence Board Of Education School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $16,505 $19,116
New Providence Board Of Education School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $16,366 $19,190
New Providence 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 Developmental Learning Center New Providence (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is New Providence Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Allen W. Roberts School (0.6 miles away)
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  • New Providence New Providence Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 374 students
    0 miles
    35 Pioneer Dr
    New ProvidenceNJ 07974
    (908)464-9161
    07-8374
  • New ProvidenceAllen W. Roberts School
    Grades: PK-6 | 648 students
    0.6 miles
    80 Jones Dr
    New ProvidenceNJ 07974
    (908)464-4707
    0.6PK-6648
  • New ProvidenceDevelopmental Learning Center New ProvidenceSpecial Education School
    Grades: KG-12 | 59 students
    0.8 miles
    330 Central Ave
    New ProvidenceNJ 07974
    (908)508-1345
    0.8KG-1259
  • New ProvidenceSalt Brook School
    Grades: KG-6 | 670 students
    1.1 miles
    40 Maple St
    New ProvidenceNJ 07974
    (908)464-7100
    1.1KG-6670
  • Berkeley HeightsGovernor Livingston High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1006 students
    1.5 miles
    175 Watchung Blvd
    Berkeley HeightsNJ 07922
    (908)464-3100
    1.59-121006

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