Belleville Senior High School

100 Passaic Ave,

Belleville, NJ, 07109-1807

Tel: (973)450-3439
Grades: 9-12

1,538 students

Belleville Senior High School serves 1,538 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 49%.
Belleville Senior High School operates within the Belleville School District.
The school district's 99% graduation rate is higher than the NJ state average of 92%.

Overview

The student population of 1538 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 126 teachers has grown by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,538 students
Belleville Senior  High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 42% Male / 58%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 126 teachers
Belleville Senior  High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Belleville Senior  High School 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 0.64 is less 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
Belleville Senior  High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
13%
9%
Belleville Senior  High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
55%
23%
Belleville Senior  High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
10%
17%
Belleville Senior  High School Black (1988-2012)
White
19%
51%
Belleville Senior  High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Belleville Senior  High School Sch Ethnicity Belleville Senior  High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.64 0.66
Belleville Senior  High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
27%
29%
Belleville Senior  High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2012)
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%
6%
Belleville Senior  High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,677 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 99% has increased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Belleville School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
2
Number of Students Managed 4,677 919
Belleville School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
Graduation Rate 99% 92%
Belleville School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $65 MM $20 MM
District Spending $65 MM $19 MM
Belleville School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,525 $20,414
Belleville School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,428 $19,395
Belleville School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Nutley High School (1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Bridges Academy At Forest Glen (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Number 7 Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Belleville Number 7 Elementary School
    20 Passaic Ave
    Belleville , NJ , 07109
    (201)450-3470
    0.2  mi  |  355  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Belleville Number 5 Elementary School
    149 Adelaide St
    Belleville , NJ , 07109
    (973)450-3450
    0.4  mi  |  415  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Belleville Number 3 Elementary School
    230 Joralemon St
    Belleville , NJ , 07109
    (973)450-3530
    0.7  mi  |  401  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Nutley Lincoln Elementary School
    301 Harrison St
    Nutley , NJ , 07110
    (973)661-8882
    0.8  mi  |  470  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Belleville Number 10 Elementary School
    527 Belleville Ave
    Belleville , NJ , 07109
    (973)450-3510
    0.8  mi  |  197  students  |  Gr.  KG-6

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