John P. Stevens High School

855 Grove Ave

Edison, NJ 08820-2200

Grades: 9-12

2,140 students

John P. Stevens High School serves 2,140 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 51%.
John P. Stevens High School operates within the Edison Township School District.
The school district's 97% graduation rate is higher than the NJ state average of 92%.

Overview

The student population of 2140 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 149 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,140 students
John P. Stevens High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 149 teachers
John P. Stevens High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade John P. Stevens High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.49 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 14:1 12:1
John P. Stevens High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
68%
9%
John P. Stevens High School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
3%
24%
John P. Stevens High School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
7%
17%
John P. Stevens High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
21%
49%
John P. Stevens High School White Students (1988-2013)
All Ethnic Groups John P. Stevens 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.
0.49 0.42
John P. Stevens 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.
9%
31%
John P. Stevens 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.
3%
6%
John P. Stevens High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 14,317 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 97% has decreased from 99% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $15,406 is less than the state average of $20,414. The district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four years.
The district spending/student of $15,200 is less than the state average of $19,395. The district spending/student has grown by 12% over four years.
School District Name Edison Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
2
Number of Students Managed 14,317 922
Edison Township School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 97% 92%
Edison Township School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $216 MM $20 MM
Edison Township School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $213 MM $19 MM
Edison Township School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $15,406 $20,414
Edison Township School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $15,200 $19,395
Edison Township 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 Metuchen High School (2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is John Adams Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is James Madison Primary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • EdisonJames Madison Primary School
    840 New Dover Rd
    EdisonNJ 08820
    (732)452-2990
    0.3 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 518 students                      
  • EdisonJames Madison Intermediate School
    838 New Dover Rd
    EdisonNJ 08820
    (732)452-2960
    0.3 mi | Gr. 3-5 | 599 students                      
  • EdisonFranklin D Roosevelt School
    838 New Dover Rd
    EdisonNJ 08820
    (732)452-2939
    0.4 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 89 students                      
  • EdisonJohn Adams Middle School
    1081 New Dover Rd
    EdisonNJ 08820
    (732)452-2920
    0.7 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 846 students                      
  • Edison Martin Luther King Elementary School
    1 Negative Reviews
    285 Tingley Ln
    EdisonNJ 08820
    (732)452-2980
    1.2 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 569 students                      

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