Barringer High School

Barringer High School serves 1,281 students in grades 9-12.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 51%.
Barringer High School operates within the The Newark School District.
The school district's 75% graduation rate is lower than the NJ state average of 92%.

Overview

The student population of 1281 students has declined by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,281 students
Barringer High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 56% Male / 44%Female
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
Barringer High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Barringer High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The school's diversity score of 0.43 is more 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 n/a 12:1
Barringer High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
Hispanic
69%
24%
Barringer High School Hispanic (1988-2013)
Black
31%
17%
Barringer High School Black (1988-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Barringer High School Sch Ethnicity Barringer 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.
0.43 0.42
Barringer 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.
84%
31%
Barringer 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.
3%
6%
Barringer High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 37,278 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 75% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name The Newark School District
Number of Schools
Managed
77
2
Number of Students Managed 37,278 927
The Newark School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 75% 92%
The Newark School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $1,136 MM n/a
The Newark School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $1,152 MM n/a
The Newark School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $28,406 $0
The Newark School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $28,802 $0
The Newark 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 Newark Renaissance (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Newark Renaissance (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Benjamin Franklin Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • NewarkBenjamin Franklin Elementary School
    42 Park Ave
    NewarkNJ 07104
    (973)268-5250
    0.3 mi | 608 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • NewarkMckinley Elementary School
    1 Colonnade Place
    NewarkNJ 07104
    (973)268-5270
    0.3 mi | 834 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • NewarkHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Branch Brook School
    228 Ridge St
    NewarkNJ 07104
    (973)268-5220
    0.5 mi | 163 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • NewarkDr. E. Alma Flagg School
    150 Third St
    NewarkNJ 07104
    (973)268-5190
    0.5 mi | 481 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • NewarkNewark Renaissance
    Alternative School
    5056 Norfolk St
    NewarkNJ 07103
    (609)943-4932
    Alternative School

    0.5 mi | 6 students | Gr. 9-11                      

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