Orange High School

400 Lincoln Ave

Orange, NJ 07050-2208

Tel: (973)677-4050
Grades: 9-12

796 students

Orange High School serves 796 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 49%.
Orange High School operates within the City Of Orange Township School District.
The school district's 68% graduation rate is lower than the NJ state average of 92%.

Overview

The student population of 796 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 81 teachers has grown by 24% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 796 students
Orange High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 81 teachers
Orange High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Orange High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.29 is less 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 10:1 12:1
Orange High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
9%
Orange High School Asian (1988-2008)
Hispanic
15%
23%
Orange High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
83%
17%
Orange High School Black (1988-2012)
White
n/a
51%
Orange High School White (1988-1996)
All Ethnic Groups Orange High School Sch Ethnicity Orange 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.
0.29 0.41
Orange 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.
58%
29%
Orange High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2012)
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.
6%
6%
Orange High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,618 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 68% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name City Of Orange Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
2
Number of Students Managed 4,618 983
City Of Orange Township School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 68% 92%
City Of Orange Township School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $126 MM $20 MM
City Of Orange Township School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $126 MM $19 MM
City Of Orange Township School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $28,252 $20,414
City Of Orange Township School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $28,346 $19,395
City Of Orange Township 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 Orange Prep Academy (0.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Orange Prep Academy (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Orange Prep Academy (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Orange Orange Prep Academy
    400 Central Ave
    Orange , NJ 07050
    (973)677-4135
    0.1  mi  |  571  students  |  Gr.  8-9
  • Orange Lincoln Ave Elementary School
    216 Lincoln Ave
    Orange , NJ 07050
    (973)677-4130
    0.2  mi  |  599  students  |  Gr.  KG-7
  • Orange Forest Street Elementary School
    651 Forest St
    Orange , NJ 07050
    (973)677-4120
    0.5  mi  |  356  students  |  Gr.  PK-7
  • Orange Essex Campus Academy
    Special Education School
    518 Valley St
    Orange , NJ 07050
    (973)676-6681
    Special Education School
    0.5  mi  |  29  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • W Orange Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Hazel Ave Elementary School
    45 Hazel Ave
    W Orange , NJ 07052
    (973)669-5448
    0.6  mi  |  368  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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Did You Know?
Orange, 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 0.34, which is lower than the New Jersey average of 0.41. The most diverse school in Orange is Chapman Hills Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Jersey or national school diversity statistics.