Hackensack High School

First And Beech Streets

Hackensack, NJ 07601-2499

Grades: 9-12

1,818 students

Hackensack High School serves 1,818 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 51%.
Hackensack High School operates within the Hackensack City School District.
The school district's 95% graduation rate is higher than the NJ state average of 92%.

Overview

The student population of 1818 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 136 teachers has grown by 61% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,818 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 136 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.68 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 13:1 12:1
Asian
5%
9%
Hispanic
44%
24%
Black
28%
17%
White
23%
49%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.68 0.42
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.
33%
31%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,643 students has grown by 36% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 95% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $18,531 is less than the state average of $20,414. The district revenue/student has grown by 32% over four years.
The district spending/student of $18,812 is less than the state average of $19,395. The district spending/student has grown by 39% over four years.
School District Name Hackensack City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
2
Number of Students Managed 6,643 922
Graduation Rate 95% 92%
District Total Revenue $91 MM $20 MM
District Spending $93 MM $19 MM
District Revenue / Student $18,531 $20,414
District Spending / Student $18,812 $19,395
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 South Bergen Jointure Commission (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hackensack Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fanny Meyer Hillers Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • HackensackFanny Meyer Hillers Elementary School
    56 Longview Ave
    HackensackNJ 07601
    (201)646-7870
    0.5 mi | Gr. PK-4 | 561 students                      
  • HackensackHackensack Middle School
    360 Union St
    HackensackNJ 07601
    (201)646-7842
    0.6 mi | Gr. 5-8 | 1325 students                      
  • HackensackNellie K. Parker Elementary School
    261 Maple Hill Dr
    HackensackNJ 07601
    (201)646-8020
    0.6 mi | Gr. PK-4 | 567 students                      
  • HackensackFairmount Elementary School
    105 Grand Ave
    HackensackNJ 07601
    (201)646-7890
    1.1 mi | Gr. PK-4 | 672 students                      
  • BogotaLillian M. Steen Elementary School
    Main St And River Rd
    BogotaNJ 07603
    (201)342-6446
    1.1 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 286 students                      

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