Belvidere High School

Belvidere High School serves 483 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 51%.
Belvidere High School operates within the Belvidere School District.
The school district's 100% graduation rate is higher than the NJ state average of 92%.

Overview

The student population of 483 students has declined by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 483 students
Belvidere High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Belvidere High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Belvidere High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 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 12:1
Belvidere High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
1%
9%
Belvidere High School Asian (1989-2013)
Hispanic
4%
24%
Belvidere High School Hispanic (1992-2013)
Black
2%
17%
Belvidere High School Black (1989-2013)
White
93%
49%
Belvidere High School White (1988-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Belvidere High School Sch Ethnicity Belvidere 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.
0.13 0.42
Belvidere High School Diversity Score (1989-2013)
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.
9%
31%
Belvidere High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2013)
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.
3%
6%
Belvidere High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 772 students has decreased by 13% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 100% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name Belvidere School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
2
Number of Students Managed 772 927
Belvidere   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 100% 92%
Belvidere   School District Graduation Rate (1996-2009)
District Total Revenue $13 MM n/a
Belvidere   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $12 MM n/a
District Revenue / Student $14,119 $0
Belvidere   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,852 $0
Belvidere   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Warren Hills Regional School District (5.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Oxford Street Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Third Street Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • BelvidereOxford Street Elementary School
    807 Oxford St
    BelvidereNJ 07823
    (908)475-4001
    0.1 mi | 179 students | Gr. 4-8                      
  • BelvidereThird Street Elementary School
    300 Third St
    BelvidereNJ 07823
    (908)475-0104
    0.5 mi | 110 students | Gr. KG-3                      
  • BelvidereWhite Township Consolidated School
    565 Cr 519
    BelvidereNJ 07823
    (908)475-4773
    1.4 mi | 333 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • OxfordWarren Rgc
    Alternative School
    509 Brass Castle Rd
    OxfordNJ 07863
    (908)453-2032
    Alternative School

    1.7 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       
  • OxfordOxford Central School
    17 Kent St
    OxfordNJ 07863
    (908)453-4101
    4.1 mi | 304 students | Gr. PK-8                      

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