Linden High School

121 West St George Ave,

Linden, NJ, 07036-3960

Tel: (908)486-5432
Grades: 9-12

1,785 students

Linden High School serves 1,785 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 49%.
Linden High School operates within the Linden School District.

Overview

The student population of 1785 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 146 teachers has grown by 28% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,785 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 146 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.69 is more than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
12:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
9%
Hispanic
35%
23%
Black
37%
17%
White
23%
51%
Unknown
3%
n/a
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity ScoreThe 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. 0.69
0.66
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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. 34%
29%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,978 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name Linden School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
n/a
Number of Students Managed 5,978
n/a
Graduation Rate n/a
n/a
District Total Revenue n/a
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District Spending n/a
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District Revenue / Student n/a
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District Spending / Student n/a
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School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby 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 (0.3 miles away)
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