Bound Brook High School

Bound Brook High School serves 499 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 51%.
Bound Brook High School operates within the Bound Brook School District.
The school district's 88% graduation rate is lower than the NJ state average of 92%.

Overview

The student population of 499 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 17% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 499 students
Bound Brook High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 59% Male / 41%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Bound Brook High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Bound Brook High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 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 13:1 12:1
Bound Brook High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
2%
9%
Bound Brook High School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
62%
24%
Bound Brook High School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
12%
17%
Bound Brook High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
24%
49%
Bound Brook High School White Students (1988-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Bound Brook High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.55 0.42
Bound Brook High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
46%
31%
Bound Brook 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.
14%
6%
Bound Brook High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,621 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 88% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $15,974 is less than the state average of $20,414. The district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four years.
The district spending/student of $15,857 is less than the state average of $19,395. The district spending/student has grown by 18% over four years.
School District Name Bound Brook School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
2
Number of Students Managed 1,621 922
Bound Brook   School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 88% 92%
Bound Brook   School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $25 MM $20 MM
Bound Brook   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $25 MM $19 MM
Bound Brook   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $15,974 $20,414
Bound Brook   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $15,857 $19,395
Bound Brook   School District 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 Somerset Secondary Academy (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bridgewater-raritan Regional Middle School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bound Brook Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bound BrookBound Brook Elementary School
    Cherry Ave
    Bound BrookNJ 08805
    (732)652-7940
    0.8 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 1122 students                      
  • BridgewaterAdamsville Elementary School
    400 Union Ave
    BridgewaterNJ 08807
    (908)526-6440
    1.3 mi | Gr. PK-4 | 443 students                      
  • South Bound BrookRobert Morris School
    122 Elizabeth St
    South Bound BrookNJ 08880
    (732)356-1936
    1.6 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 445 students                      
  • BridgewaterSomerset Elementary Academy
    Special Education School
    7 Finderne Ave
    BridgewaterNJ 08807
    (908)707-0070
    Special Education School

    1.7 mi | Gr. 1-8 | 42 students                      
  • BridgewaterSomerset Secondary Academy
    Special Education School
    7 Finderne Ave
    BridgewaterNJ 08807
    (908)707-0070
    Special Education School

    1.7 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 103 students                      

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