New Providence High School

Grades: 9-12

612 students

New Providence High School serves 612 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 51%.
New Providence High School operates within the New Providence Board Of Education School District.
The school district's 95% graduation rate is higher than the NJ state average of 92%.

Overview

The student population of 612 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 55 teachers has grown by 37% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2011)
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 612 students
New Providence High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 55 teachers
New Providence High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade New Providence High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 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 11:1 12:1
New Providence High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
9%
9%
New Providence High School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
9%
24%
New Providence High School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
1%
17%
New Providence High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
80%
49%
New Providence High School White Students (1988-2013)
All Ethnic Groups New Providence 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.
0.35 0.42
New Providence 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.
2%
31%
New Providence 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.
1%
6%
New Providence High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,265 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 95% has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $16,085 is less than the state average of $20,414. The district revenue/student has grown by 20% over four years.
The district spending/student of $16,946 is less than the state average of $19,395. The district spending/student has grown by 30% over four years.
School District Name New Providence Board Of Education School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
2
Number of Students Managed 2,265 922
New Providence Board Of Education School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 95% 92%
New Providence Board Of Education School District Graduation Rate (1995-2009)
District Total Revenue $35 MM $20 MM
New Providence Board Of Education School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $37 MM $19 MM
New Providence Board Of Education School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $16,085 $20,414
New Providence Board Of Education School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,946 $19,395
New Providence 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 Developmental Learning Center New Providence (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is New Providence Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Allen W. Roberts School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • New Providence New Providence Middle School
    35 Pioneer Dr
    New ProvidenceNJ 07974
    (908)464-9161
    0 mi | Gr. 7-8 | 356 students                      
  • New ProvidenceAllen W. Roberts School
    80 Jones Dr
    New ProvidenceNJ 07974
    (908)464-4707
    0.6 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 642 students                      
  • New ProvidenceDevelopmental Learning Center New Providence
    Special Education School
    340 Central Ave
    New ProvidenceNJ 07974
    (908)508-1345
    Special Education School

    0.8 mi | Gr. 3-12 | 76 students                      
  • New ProvidenceSalt Brook School
    40 Maple St
    New ProvidenceNJ 07974
    (908)464-7100
    1.1 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 655 students                      
  • Berkeley HeightsWilliam Woodruff School
    Briarwood Dr West
    Berkeley HeightsNJ 07922
    (908)464-1723
    1.5 mi | Gr. 2-5 | 224 students                      

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