Orange High School

400 Lincoln Ave

Orange, NJ 07050-2208

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

809 students

Orange High School serves 809 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 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 51%.
Orange High School operates within the Orange Board Of Education School District.
The school district's 68% graduation rate is lower than the NJ state average of 92%.

Overview

The student population of 809 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 75 teachers has grown by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 809 students
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 75 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.29 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
Hispanic
17%
24%
Black
83%
17%
All Ethnic Groups
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 0.42
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.
72%
31%
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.
10%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,948 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 68% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Orange Board Of Education School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
2
Number of Students Managed 4,948 922
Graduation Rate 68% 92%
District Total Revenue $126 MM $20 MM
District Spending $126 MM $19 MM
District Revenue / Student $28,252 $20,414
District Spending / Student $28,346 $19,395
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 Orange Preparatory Academy (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Orange Preparatory Academy (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Orange Preparatory Academy (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • OrangeOrange Preparatory Academy
    400 Central Ave
    OrangeNJ 07050
    (973)677-4135
    0.1 mi | 532 students | Gr. 8-9                      
  • OrangeLincoln Avenue Elementary School
    216 Lincoln Ave
    OrangeNJ 07050
    (973)677-4130
    0.2 mi | 619 students | Gr. KG-7                      
  • OrangeForest Street Elementary School
    651 Forest St
    OrangeNJ 07050
    (973)677-4120
    0.5 mi | 376 students | Gr. PK-7                      
  • FairfieldEssex Campus Academy
    Alternative School
    369 Passaic Ave
    FairfieldNJ 07004
    (973)676-6681
    Alternative School

    0.5 mi | 29 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • West OrangeHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Hazel Avenue Elementary School
    45 Hazel Ave
    West OrangeNJ 07052
    (973)669-5448
    0.6 mi | 380 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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