Orange High School

400 Lincoln Ave

Orange, NJ 07050-2208

Tel: (973)677-4050
Grades 9-12
823 students
Orange High School serves 823 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the NJ average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 51%.
Orange High School operates within the Orange Board Of Education School District.
The school district's 74% graduation rate is lower than the NJ state average of 94%.

School Overview

The student population of 823 students has declined by 24% over five years.
The teacher population of 82 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 823 students
Orange High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Orange High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 82 teachers
Orange High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Orange High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.30 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 10:1 13:1
Orange High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
18%
24%
Orange High School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
82%
16%
Orange High School Black Students (1988-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Orange 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.
0.30 0.42
Orange 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.
74%
32%
Orange 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.
9%
5%
Orange High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,827 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 74% has decreased from 96% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $25,801 is higher than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has grown by 26% over four years.
The district spending/student of $25,094 is higher than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has grown by 19% over four years.
School District Name Orange Board Of Education School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
2
Number of Students Managed 4,827 918
Orange Board Of Education School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 74% 94%
Orange Board Of Education School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $118 MM $20 MM
Orange Board Of Education School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $114 MM $20 MM
Orange Board Of Education School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $25,801 $19,116
Orange Board Of Education School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $25,094 $19,190
Orange 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 Orange Preparatory Academy (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Orange Preparatory Academy (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Orange Preparatory Academy (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • OrangeOrange Preparatory Academy
    0.1 miles | Grades: 8-9 | 563 students400 Central Ave
    OrangeNJ 07050
    (973)677-4135
    0.18-9563
  • OrangeLincoln Avenue Elementary School
    0.2 miles | Grades: KG-7 | 675 students216 Lincoln Ave
    OrangeNJ 07050
    (973)677-4130
    0.2KG-7675
  • FairfieldEssex Campus Academy
    Alternative School
    0.5 miles | Grades: 7-12 | 33 students369 Passaic Ave
    FairfieldNJ 07004
    (973)676-6681
    0.57-1233
  • OrangeForest Street Elementary School
    0.5 miles | Grades: PK-7 | 379 students651 Forest St
    OrangeNJ 07050
    (973)677-4120
    0.5PK-7379
  • West Orange Hazel Avenue Elementary School
    0.6 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 376 students45 Hazel Ave
    West OrangeNJ 07052
    (973)669-5448
    0.6KG-5376

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