Hackensack High School

First And Beech Streets,

Hackensack, NJ, 07601-2499

Tel: (201)646-7900
Grades: 9-12

1,740 students

Hackensack High School serves 1,740 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 49%.
Hackensack High School operates within the Hackensack School District.
The school district's 95% graduation rate is higher than the NJ state average of 92%.

Overview

The student population of 1740 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 121 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,740 students
Hackensack High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 121 teachers
Hackensack High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Hackensack 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 0.69 is more 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
Hackensack High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
9%
Hackensack High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
43%
23%
Hackensack High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
28%
17%
Hackensack High School Black (1988-2012)
White
22%
51%
Hackensack High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Hackensack High School Sch Ethnicity Hackensack 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.
0.69 0.66
Hackensack 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.
34%
29%
Hackensack 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.
7%
6%
Hackensack High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,412 students has grown by 30% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 95% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Hackensack School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
2
Number of Students Managed 6,412 919
Hackensack School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
Graduation Rate 95% 92%
Hackensack School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $91 MM $20 MM
Hackensack School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $93 MM $19 MM
Hackensack School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $18,531 $20,414
Hackensack School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $18,812 $19,395
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 Bergen Acads Hackensack High School (1.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fanny M Hillers Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Hackensack Fanny M Hillers Elementary School
    56 Longview Ave
    Hackensack , NJ , 07601
    (201)646-7870
    0.5  mi  |  549  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Hackensack Middle School
    360 Union St
    Hackensack , NJ , 07601
    (201)646-7842
    0.6  mi  |  1292  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Hackensack Nellie K Parker Elementary School
    261 Maple Hill Dr
    Hackensack , NJ , 07601
    (201)646-8020
    0.6  mi  |  501  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Hackensack Fairmount Elementary School
    105 Grand Ave
    Hackensack , NJ , 07601
    (201)646-7890
    1.1  mi  |  633  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Bogota Lillian M Steen Elementary School
    Main St And River Rd
    Bogota , NJ , 07603
    (201)342-6446
    1.1  mi  |  301  students  |  Gr.  KG-6

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