Deptford Township High School

575 South Fox Run Rd

Deptford, NJ 08096-4203

Tel: (856)232-2713
Grades: 9-12

1,030 students

Deptford Township High School serves 1,030 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Deptford Township High School operates within the Deptford Township School District.
The school district's 76% graduation rate is lower than the NJ state average of 92%.

Overview

The student population of 1030 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 99 teachers has grown by 30% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,030 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 99 teachers
Students by Grade Deptford Township 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 0.55 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1 12:1
Asian
5%
9%
Hispanic
6%
23%
Black
23%
17%
White
63%
51%
All Ethnic Groups Deptford Township High School Sch Ethnicity Deptford Township 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.
0.55 0.41
Deptford Township 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.
26%
29%
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.
11%
6%
Deptford Township High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,365 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 76% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Deptford Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
2
Number of Students Managed 4,365 983
Deptford Township School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 76% 92%
Deptford Township School District Graduation Rate (1995-2009)
District Total Revenue $66 MM $20 MM
Deptford Township School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $62 MM $19 MM
Deptford Township School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,975 $20,414
Deptford Township School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,040 $19,395
Deptford Township 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 New Sharon (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is New Sharon (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Good Intent Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • DeptfordGood Intent Elementary School
    1555 Good Intent Rd
    DeptfordNJ 08096
    (856)232-2737
    0.4 mi | 399 students | Gr. 2-6                      
  • DeptfordNew Sharon
    Special Education School
    1810 Delsea Dr
    DeptfordNJ 08096
    (856)415-9537
    Special Education School

    0.8 mi | 22 students | Gr. 2-12                      
  • DeptfordCentral Early Childhood Elementary School
    1447 Delsea Dr
    DeptfordNJ 08096
    (856)384-8750
    1.3 mi | 584 students | Gr. PK-1                      
  • SewellBankbridge Regional School
    Special Education School
    870 Bankbridge Rd
    SewellNJ 08080
    (856)415-7755
    Special Education School

    1.3 mi | 626 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • SewellMonongahela Middle School
    890 Bankbridge Rd
    SewellNJ 08080
    (856)415-9540
    1.4 mi | 655 students | Gr. 7-8                      

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