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
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 96 teachers
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 more than 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 11:1 12:1
Asian
2%
9%
Hispanic
12%
23%
Black
16%
17%
White
66%
51%
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 0.41
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.
21%
29%
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%

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 3,195 983
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: 2013 (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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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • ManchesterManchester Township Elementary School
    101 North Colonial Dr
    ManchesterNJ 08733
    (732)323-9600
    0 mi | 595 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • LakehurstHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Performing Arts Academy
    Vocational School
    Career And Technical Institute
    LakehurstNJ 08733
    (732)457-4000
    Vocational School

    1 mi | 199 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • LakehurstOcvts Navy Lakehrst Center
    Vocational School
    Hangar One Naes Route 547
    LakehurstNJ 08733
    (732)657-4000
    Vocational School

    1 mi | 1 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • LakehurstLakehurst Elementary School
    301 Union Ave
    LakehurstNJ 08733
    (732)657-5741
    1.1 mi | 420 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • ManchesterRidgeway Elementary School
    2861 Ridgeway Rd
    ManchesterNJ 08759
    (732)323-0800
    1.8 mi | 509 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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Ocean 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 0.29, which is lower than the New Jersey average of 0.41. The most diverse school district in Ocean County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Jersey or national school diversity statistics.