Manchester High School

101 South Colonial Dr,

Manchester, NJ, 08759-

Tel: (732)657-2121
Grades: 9-12

1,096 students

Manchester High School serves 1,096 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Manchester High School operates within the Manchester Township School District.
The school district's 90% graduation rate is lower than the NJ state average of 92%.

Overview

The student population of 1096 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 96 teachers has grown by 20% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,096 students
Manchester High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 96 teachers
Manchester High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Manchester High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 is less 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 11:1 12:1
Manchester High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
9%
Manchester High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
12%
23%
Manchester High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
16%
17%
Manchester High School Black (1988-2012)
White
66%
51%
Manchester High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Manchester High School Sch Ethnicity Manchester 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.
0.53 0.66
Manchester 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.
21%
29%
Manchester 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.
9%
6%
Manchester High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,195 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 90% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Manchester Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
2
Number of Students Managed 3,195 919
Manchester Township School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 90% 92%
Manchester Township School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $51 MM $20 MM
Manchester Township School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $51 MM $19 MM
Manchester Township School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $15,095 $20,414
Manchester Township School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,948 $19,395
Manchester Township School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Performing Arts Academy (1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Manchester Township Middle School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Manchester Township Elementary School (0 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Manchester Manchester Township Elementary School
    101 North Colonial Dr
    Manchester , NJ , 08733
    (732)323-9600
    0  mi  |  595  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Lakehurst Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Performing Arts Academy
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    Career And Technical Institute
    Lakehurst , NJ , 08733
    (732)457-4000
    Vocational School
    1  mi  |  199  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Lakehurst Ocvts Navy Lakehrst Center
    Vocational School
    Hangar One Naes Route 547
    Lakehurst , NJ , 08733
    (732)657-4000
    Vocational School
    1  mi  |  1  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Lakehurst Lakehurst Elementary School
    301 Union Ave
    Lakehurst , NJ , 08733
    (732)657-5741
    1.1  mi  |  420  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Manchester Ridgeway Elementary School
    2861 Ridgeway Rd
    Manchester , NJ , 08759
    (732)323-0800
    1.8  mi  |  509  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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