Bloomfield High School

Tel: (973)680-8600
Grades: 9-12

1,852 students

Bloomfield High School serves 1,852 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 49%.
Bloomfield High School operates within the Bloomfield Township School District.
The school district's 91% graduation rate is lower than the NJ state average of 92%.

Overview

The student population of 1852 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 166 teachers has grown by 23% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,852 students
Bloomfield High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 166 teachers
Bloomfield High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Bloomfield 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 0.74 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 11:1 12:1
Bloomfield High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
10%
9%
Bloomfield High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
33%
23%
Bloomfield High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
28%
17%
Bloomfield High School Black (1988-2012)
White
26%
51%
Bloomfield High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Bloomfield High School Sch Ethnicity Bloomfield 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.
0.74 0.66
Bloomfield 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.
26%
29%
Bloomfield 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.
10%
6%
Bloomfield High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,704 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 91% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Bloomfield Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
2
Number of Students Managed 5,704 919
Graduation Rate 91% 92%
Bloomfield Township School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $90 MM $20 MM
Bloomfield Township School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $86 MM $19 MM
Bloomfield Township School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $15,208 $20,414
Bloomfield Township School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,598 $19,395
Bloomfield Township 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 Essex Junior Academy (0.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Essex Junior Academy (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Essex Junior Academy (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Bloomfield Essex Junior Academy
    Special Education School
    683 Bloomfield Ave
    Bloomfield , NJ , 07003
    (973)743-2308
    Special Education School
    0.2  mi  |  20  students  |  Gr.  1-12
  • Glen Ridge Ridgewood Avenue School
    235 Ridgewood Ave
    Glen Ridge , NJ , 07028
    (973)429-8306
    0.4  mi  |  431  students  |  Gr.  3-6
  • Glen Ridge Glen Ridge High School
    200 Ridgewood Ave
    Glen Ridge , NJ , 07028
    (973)429-8303
    0.5  mi  |  698  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Bloomfield Fairview Elementary School
    376 Berkeley Ave
    Bloomfield , NJ , 07003
    (973)680-8550
    0.7  mi  |  520  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Glen Ridge Linden Ave Elementary School
    205 Linden Ave
    Glen Ridge , NJ , 07028
    (973)429-8301
    0.8  mi  |  285  students  |  Gr.  PK-2

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