Jefferson Township High School

1010 Weldon Rd Rd2

Oak Ridge, NJ 07438-9511

Grades: 9-12

1,034 students

Jefferson Township High School serves 1,034 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 51%.
Jefferson Township High School operates within the Jefferson Township School District.
The school district's 90% graduation rate is lower than the NJ state average of 92%.

Overview

The student population of 1034 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 93 teachers has grown by 22% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,034 students
Jefferson Township High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 93 teachers
Jefferson Township High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Jefferson Township High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.25 is less 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 11:1 12:1
Jefferson Township High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
4%
9%
Jefferson Township High School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
8%
24%
Jefferson Township High School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
1%
17%
Jefferson Township High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
86%
49%
Jefferson Township High School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
1%
1%
All Ethnic Groups Jefferson Township 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.
0.25 0.42
Jefferson 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.
9%
31%
Jefferson Township 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%
Jefferson Township High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,398 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 90% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $16,117 is less than the state average of $20,414. The district revenue/student has grown by 14% over four years.
The district spending/student of $15,593 is less than the state average of $19,395. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Jefferson Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
2
Number of Students Managed 3,398 922
Jefferson Township School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 90% 92%
Jefferson Township School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $58 MM $20 MM
Jefferson Township School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $56 MM $19 MM
Jefferson Township School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $16,117 $20,414
Jefferson Township School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $15,593 $19,395
Jefferson 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 Sparta High School (3.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Jefferson Township Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Arthur Stanlick Elementary School (2.5 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Oak RidgeJefferson Township Middle School
    1000 Weldon Rd
    Oak RidgeNJ 07438
    (973)697-1980
    0.1 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 832 students                      
  • WhartonArthur Stanlick Elementary School
    121 B Shawnee Trail
    WhartonNJ 07885
    (973)663-0520
    2.5 mi | Gr. 3-5 | 391 students                      
  • SpartaHelen Morgan School
    100 Stanhope Rd
    SpartaNJ 07871
    (973)729-5770
    3 mi | Gr. 4-5 | 561 students                      
  • Oak RidgeMilton Elementary School
    52 Schoolhouse Rd
    Oak RidgeNJ 07438
    (973)697-4742
    3.3 mi | Gr. KG | 144 students                      
  • SpartaSparta Middle School
    350 Main St
    SpartaNJ 07871
    (973)729-3151
    3.6 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 844 students                      

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