Mountain Lakes High School

Mountain Lakes High School serves 705 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 51%.
Mountain Lakes High School operates within the Mountain Lakes Board Of Education School District.
The school district's 100% graduation rate is higher than the NJ state average of 92%.

Overview

The student population of 705 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 60 teachers has grown by 22% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 705 students
Mountain Lakes High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 60 teachers
Mountain Lakes High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Mountain Lakes High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 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 12:1 12:1
Mountain Lakes High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
9%
9%
Mountain Lakes High School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
3%
24%
Mountain Lakes High School Black Students (1993-2013)
Black
1%
17%
Mountain Lakes High School Black Students (1994-2013)
White
86%
49%
Mountain Lakes High School White Students (1988-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Mountain Lakes 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
Mountain Lakes 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.
n/a
31%
Mountain Lakes High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2013)
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.
n/a
6%
Mountain Lakes High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2010)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,584 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 100% has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $23,354 is higher than the state average of $20,414. The district revenue/student has grown by 23% over four years.
The district spending/student of $22,597 is higher than the state average of $19,395. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District Name Mountain Lakes Board Of Education School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
2
Number of Students Managed 1,584 922
Mountain Lakes Board Of Education School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 100% 92%
Mountain Lakes Board Of Education School District Graduation Rate (1996-2009)
District Total Revenue $38 MM $20 MM
Mountain Lakes Board Of Education School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $37 MM $19 MM
Mountain Lakes Board Of Education School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $23,354 $20,414
Mountain Lakes Board Of Education School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $22,597 $19,395
Mountain Lakes Board Of Education 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 Boonton High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Briarcliff Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Wildwood Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mountain LakesWildwood Elementary School
    51 Glen Rd
    Mountain LakesNJ 07046
    (973)334-3609
    0.5 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 473 students                      
  • Mountain LakesBriarcliff Middle School
    93 Briarcliff Rd
    Mountain LakesNJ 07046
    (973)334-0342
    0.7 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 317 students                      
  • Mountain LakesLake Drive Program For Hearing Impared Elementary School
    Special Education School
    10 Lake Dr
    Mountain LakesNJ 07046
    (973)299-0166
    Special Education School

    0.8 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 89 students                      
  • BoontonSchool Street School
    720 Birch St
    BoontonNJ 07005
    (973)316-9225
    1 mi | Gr. PK-3 | 117 students                      
  • BoontonBoonton High School
    306 Lathrop Ave
    BoontonNJ 07005
    (973)335-9700
    1.3 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 588 students                      

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