Mainland Regional High School

Mainland Regional High School serves 1,480 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Mainland Regional High School operates within the Mainland Regional School District.

Overview

The student population of 1480 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 118 teachers has grown by 19% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,480 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 118 teachers
Mainland Regional High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Mainland Regional High School 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 0.41 is equal to 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 13:1 12:1
Asian
6%
9%
Hispanic
9%
23%
Black
6%
17%
White
76%
51%
All Ethnic Groups Mainland Regional High School Sch Ethnicity Mainland Regional 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.
0.41 0.41
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.
18%
29%
Mainland Regional 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.
4%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,480 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
School District Name Mainland Regional School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
2
Number of Students Managed 1,480 983
Graduation Rate n/a 92%
Mainland Regional School District Graduation Rate (1994-2005)
District Total Revenue $28 MM $20 MM
Mainland Regional School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $27 MM $19 MM
Mainland Regional School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $17,171 $20,414
Mainland Regional School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,478 $19,395
Mainland Regional 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 Charter~tech High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Belhaven Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Seaview Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • LinwoodHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Seaview Elementary School
    Wabash Ave
    LinwoodNJ 08221
    (609)926-6726
    0.1 mi | 462 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • LinwoodBelhaven Middle School
    Belhaven Ave
    LinwoodNJ 08221
    (609)926-6700
    0.3 mi | 428 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • Somers PointDawes Ave Elementary School
    Dawes Ave
    Somers PointNJ 08244
    (609)653-1027
    1.6 mi | 384 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • NorthfieldNorthfield Community Middle School
    2000 New Rd
    NorthfieldNJ 08225
    (609)407-4008
    1.7 mi | 486 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • NorthfieldNorthfield Community Elementary School
    2000 New Rd
    NorthfieldNJ 08225
    (609)407-4005
    1.7 mi | 556 students | Gr. PK-4                      

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Did You Know?
Atlantic County, NJ public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.50, which is higher than the New Jersey average of 0.41. The most diverse school district in Atlantic County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Jersey or national school diversity statistics.