Butler High School

Butler High School serves 481 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Butler High School operates within the Butler School District.
The school district's 100% graduation rate is higher than the NJ state average of 92%.

Overview

The student population of 481 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has grown by 21% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 481 students
Butler High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
Butler High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Butler High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.26 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 10:1 12:1
Butler High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
9%
Butler High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
7%
23%
Butler High School Hispanic (1989-2012)
Black
1%
17%
Butler High School Black (1989-2012)
White
86%
51%
Butler High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Butler High School Sch Ethnicity Butler 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.
0.26 0.92
Butler 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.
10%
29%
Butler 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.
2%
6%
Butler High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,130 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 100% has increased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Butler School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
2
Number of Students Managed 1,130 983
Butler School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 100% 92%
Butler School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $21 MM $20 MM
District Spending $24 MM $19 MM
Butler School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $17,789 $20,414
Butler School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $20,089 $19,395
Butler 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 Law & Public Safety High School (0.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Richard Butler Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kiel Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Butler Richard Butler Middle School
    30 Pearl Place
    Butler , NJ , 07405
    (973)492-2079
    0.1  mi  |  280  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Butler Law & Public Safety High School
    Vocational School
    Butler High School Annex
    Butler , NJ , 07405
    (973)492-2000
    Vocational School
    0.2  mi  |  61  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Kinnelon Pearl R Miller Middle School
    117 Kiel Ave
    Kinnelon , NJ , 07405
    (973)838-5250
    0.6  mi  |  532  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Kinnelon Kiel Elementary School
    115 Kiel Ave
    Kinnelon , NJ , 07405
    (973)838-0611
    0.6  mi  |  341  students  |  Gr.  PK-2
  • Bloomingdale Samuel R Donald Elementary School
    Captolene Ave
    Bloomingdale , NJ , 07403
    (973)838-5353
    0.6  mi  |  204  students  |  Gr.  2-4

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