Mountain Lakes High School

Mountain Lakes High School serves 698 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Mountain Lakes High School operates within the Mountain Lakes School District.
The school district's 100% graduation rate is higher than the NJ state average of 92%.

Overview

The student population of 698 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 58 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 698 students
Mountain Lakes High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 58 teachers
Mountain Lakes High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Mountain Lakes High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 is less than the state average of 0.92. 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 (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
7%
9%
Mountain Lakes High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
1%
23%
Mountain Lakes High School Hispanic (1993-2012)
Black
1%
17%
Mountain Lakes High School Black (1994-2012)
White
88%
51%
Mountain Lakes High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Mountain Lakes High School Sch Ethnicity Mountain Lakes 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.
0.22 0.92
Mountain Lakes 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.
n/a
29%
Mountain Lakes High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2011)
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 1,571 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 100% has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Mountain Lakes School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
2
Number of Students Managed 1,571 983
Mountain Lakes School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 100% 92%
Mountain Lakes School District Graduation Rate (1996-2009)
District Total Revenue $38 MM $20 MM
Mountain Lakes School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $37 MM $19 MM
Mountain Lakes School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $23,354 $20,414
Mountain Lakes School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $22,597 $19,395
Mountain Lakes 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 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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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Mountain Lakes Wildwood Elementary School
    Glen Rd
    Mountain Lakes , NJ , 07046
    (973)334-3609
    0.5  mi  |  491  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Mountain Lakes Briarcliff Middle School
    Briarcliff Rd
    Mountain Lakes , NJ , 07046
    (973)334-0342
    0.7  mi  |  277  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Mountain Lakes Lake Drive Hearing Imp Elementary School
    Special Education School
    10 Lake Dr
    Mountain Lakes , NJ , 07046
    (973)299-0166
    Special Education School
    0.8  mi  |  105  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Boonton School St
    720 Birch St
    Boonton , NJ , 07005
    (973)316-9225
    1  mi  |  336  students  |  Gr.  PK-3
  • Boonton Boonton Middle School
    306 Lathrop Ave
    Boonton , NJ , 07005
    (973)335-9700
    1.3  mi  |  136  students  |  Gr.  7-8

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Morris 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 0.15, which is lower than the New Jersey average of 0.92. The most diverse school district in Morris County is Morris County School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Jersey or national school diversity statistics.