Ramsey High School

Ramsey High School serves 924 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 American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 51%.
Ramsey High School operates within the Ramsey School District.
The school district's 95% graduation rate is higher than the NJ state average of 94%.

School Overview

The student population of 924 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 91 teachers has grown by 24% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 924 students
Ramsey High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Ramsey High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 91 teachers
Ramsey High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Ramsey 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 0.23 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 10:1 13:1
Ramsey 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
Ramsey 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.
2%
32%
Ramsey 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%
Ramsey High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,934 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 95% has decreased from 100% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $17,674 is less than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four years.
The district spending/student of $16,878 is less than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has declined by 15% over four years.
School District Name Ramsey School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
2
Number of Students Managed 2,934 918
Ramsey School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 95% 94%
Ramsey School District Graduation Rate (1996-2010)
District Total Revenue $56 MM $20 MM
Ramsey School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $53 MM $20 MM
Ramsey School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $17,674 $19,116
Ramsey School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $16,878 $19,190
Ramsey 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 Northern Highlands Regional High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is John Y Dater Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Wesley D Tisdale Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
 All Schools  High Schools High Schools  Middle Schools Middle Schools  Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  Preschools Preschools  Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?        

Yes No
Area Statistics
Rental Market Monitor
Recent Articles
January 22, 2016
Do children born in certain months develop more quickly than others? Does it affect their success later in life?
December 03, 2015
Participating in team sports has a great many benefits for children, there is no doubt. In this article you will learn what those benefits are.
November 26, 2015
Gifted students often fail to thrive in traditional academic environments because they are not being challenged. In this article you will learn how to make sure your gifted student gets the quality education he or she deserves.