Triton High School

Schubert Ave,

Runnemede, NJ, 08078-1796

Tel: (856)939-4500
Grades: 9-12

1,503 students

Triton High School serves 1,503 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Triton High School operates within the Black Horse Pike Regional School District.

Overview

The student population of 1503 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 98 teachers has grown by 22% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,503 students
Triton High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 98 teachers
Triton High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Triton High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.37 is less than the state average of 0.92. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 12:1
Triton High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
9%
Triton High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
6%
23%
Triton High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
7%
17%
Triton High School Black (1988-2012)
White
79%
51%
Triton High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Triton High School Sch Ethnicity Triton 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.
0.37 0.92
Triton 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.
20%
29%
Triton 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%
Triton High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,050 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Black Horse Pike Regional School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
2
Number of Students Managed 4,050 983
Black Horse Pike Regional School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate n/a 92%
Black Horse Pike Regional School District Graduation Rate (1994-2005)
District Total Revenue $71 MM $20 MM
Black Horse Pike Regional School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $67 MM $19 MM
Black Horse Pike Regional School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $17,064 $20,414
Black Horse Pike Regional School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,037 $19,395
Black Horse Pike Regional 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 Sterling High School (1.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Mary E Volz Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Downing Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Runnemede Downing Elementary School
    3rd And Central Aves
    Runnemede , NJ , 08078
    (856)939-4036
    0.5  mi  |  169  students  |  Gr.  KG-3
  • Runnemede Bingham Elementary School
    First And Orchard Ave
    Runnemede , NJ , 08078
    (856)939-3192
    0.9  mi  |  208  students  |  Gr.  PK-3
  • Glendora Glendora Elementary School
    201 Station Ave
    Glendora , NJ , 08029
    (856)939-4704
    0.9  mi  |  285  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Runnemede Mary E Volz Middle School
    505 West Third Ave
    Runnemede , NJ , 08078
    (856)931-5353
    1  mi  |  461  students  |  Gr.  4-8
  • Blackwood Chews Elementary School
    600 Chewslanding Somerdale Rd
    Blackwood , NJ , 08012
    (856)783-6607
    1.2  mi  |  750  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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Camden County, NJ public schools have a 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. of 0.49, which is lower than the New Jersey average of 0.92. The most diverse school district in Camden County is Camden County School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Jersey or national school diversity statistics.