Bloomfield High School

Grades: 9-12

1,946 students

Bloomfield High School serves 1,946 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 51%.
Bloomfield High School operates within the Bloomfield Board Of Education School District.
The school district's 91% graduation rate is lower than the NJ state average of 92%.

Overview

The student population of 1946 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 163 teachers has grown by 21% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,946 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 163 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 0.72 is more 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 12:1 12:1
Asian
9%
9%
Hispanic
35%
24%
Black
28%
17%
White
28%
49%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.72 0.42
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.
30%
31%
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.
8%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,133 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 Board Of Education School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
2
Number of Students Managed 6,133 922
Graduation Rate 91% 92%
District Total Revenue $90 MM $20 MM
District Spending $86 MM $19 MM
District Revenue / Student $15,208 $20,414
District Spending / Student $14,598 $19,395
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 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
  • BloomfieldEssex Junior Academy
    Special Education School
    683 Bloomfield Ave
    BloomfieldNJ 07003
    (973)743-2308
    Special Education School

    0.2 mi | 41 students | Gr. KG-12                      
  • Glen RidgeRidgewood Avenue School
    235 Ridgewood Ave
    Glen RidgeNJ 07028
    (973)429-8306
    0.4 mi | 597 students | Gr. 3-6                      
  • Glen RidgeGlen Ridge High School
    200 Ridgewood Ave
    Glen RidgeNJ 07028
    (973)429-8303
    0.5 mi | 845 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • BloomfieldFairview Elementary School
    376 Berkeley Ave
    BloomfieldNJ 07003
    (973)680-8550
    0.7 mi | 512 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • Glen RidgeLinden Avenue School
    205 Linden Ave
    Glen RidgeNJ 07028
    (973)429-8301
    0.8 mi | 266 students | Gr. PK-2                      

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