Butler High School

Butler High School serves 471 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 51%.
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 471 students has declined by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has grown by 19% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 471 students
Butler High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Butler High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
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 0.25 is less 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 10:1 12:1
Butler High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
2%
9%
Butler High School Asian (1988-2013)
Hispanic
9%
24%
Butler High School Hispanic (1989-2013)
Black
3%
17%
Butler High School Black (1989-2013)
White
86%
49%
Butler High School White (1988-2013)
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.
0.25 0.42
Butler 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.
13%
31%
Butler 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.
2%
6%
Butler High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,161 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 1,161 922
Butler School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 100% 92%
Butler School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $21 MM $20 MM
District Spending $24 MM $19 MM
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: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Academy For Law And Public Safety (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Richard Butler 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
  • ButlerRichard Butler School
    30 Pearl Place
    ButlerNJ 07405
    (973)492-2079
    0.1 mi | 301 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • ButlerAcademy For Law And Public Safety
    Vocational School
    Butler High School Annex
    ButlerNJ 07405
    (973)492-2000
    Vocational School

    0.2 mi | 59 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • ButlerPearl R. Miller Middle School
    117 Kiel Ave
    ButlerNJ 07405
    (973)838-5250
    0.6 mi | 533 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • ButlerKiel Elementary School
    115 Kiel Ave
    ButlerNJ 07405
    (973)838-0611
    0.6 mi | 352 students | Gr. PK-2                      
  • BloomingdaleSamuel R. Donald Elementary School
    29 Captolene Ave
    BloomingdaleNJ 07403
    (973)838-5353
    0.6 mi | 199 students | Gr. 2-4                      

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