Central Regional High School

Central Regional High School serves 1,317 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Central Regional High School operates within the Central Regional School District.
The school district's 79% graduation rate is lower than the NJ state average of 92%.

Overview

The student population of 1317 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 95 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,317 students
Central Regional High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 95 teachers
Central Regional High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Central Regional High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.33 is less 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 14:1 12:1
Central Regional High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
9%
Central Regional High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
9%
23%
Central Regional High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
4%
17%
Central Regional High School Black (1988-2012)
White
81%
51%
Central Regional High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Central Regional High School Sch Ethnicity Central Regional 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.
0.33 0.66
Central Regional 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%
Central Regional 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.
6%
6%
Central Regional High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,022 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 79% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Central Regional School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
2
Number of Students Managed 2,022 919
Central Regional School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
Graduation Rate 79% 92%
Central Regional School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $34 MM $20 MM
District Spending $35 MM $19 MM
District Revenue / Student $15,883 $20,414
District Spending / Student $16,473 $19,395
Central Regional 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 Lacey Township High School (2.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Central Regional Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cedar Creek Elementary School (1.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Bayville Central Regional Middle School
    Forest Hills Parkway
    Bayville , NJ , 08721
    (732)269-1100
    0.3  mi  |  705  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Beachwood Toms River Intermediate S
    1675 Pinewald Rd
    Beachwood , NJ , 08722
    (732)818-8590
    1.5  mi  |  1052  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Lanoka Harbor Cedar Creek Elementary School
    220 Western Blvd
    Lanoka Harbor , NJ , 08734
    (609)971-5850
    1.5  mi  |  610  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Lanoka Harbor Mill Pond Elementary School
    201 Western Blvd
    Lanoka Harbor , NJ , 08734
    (609)971-2070
    1.6  mi  |  702  students  |  Gr.  3-7
  • Lanoka Harbor Lanoka Harbor Elementary School
    281 Manchester Ave
    Lanoka Harbor , NJ , 08734
    (609)971-2090
    1.9  mi  |  565  students  |  Gr.  PK-4

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  • Recommended October 19, 2010 - Absolutely horribly run school. 99% of the teachers teaching are apathetic and pathetic! - Posted by Parent

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