Overbrook High School

1200 Turnersville Rd,

Pine Hill, NJ, 08021

Tel: (856)767-8000
Grades: 9-12

726 students

Overbrook High School serves 726 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Overbrook High School operates within the Pine Hill Borough School District.
The school district's 82% graduation rate is lower than the NJ state average of 92%.

Overview

The student population of 726 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 72 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 726 students
Overbrook High School Total Students (2002-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 72 teachers
Overbrook High School Total Classroom Teachers (2002-2012)
Students by Grade Overbrook 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 0.58 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1 12:1
Overbrook High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2002-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
9%
Overbrook High School Asian (2002-2012)
Hispanic
8%
23%
Overbrook High School Hispanic (2002-2012)
Black
23%
17%
Overbrook High School Black (2002-2012)
White
60%
51%
Overbrook High School White (2002-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Overbrook High School Sch Ethnicity Overbrook 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.
0.58 0.66
Overbrook High School Diversity Score (2002-2012)
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.
34%
29%
Overbrook High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2012)
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.
9%
6%
Overbrook High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,896 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 0% has decreased from 85% over five years.
School District Name Pine Hill Borough School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
2
Number of Students Managed 1,896 919
Pine Hill Borough School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
Graduation Rate 82% 92%
Pine Hill Borough School District Graduation Rate (2002-2009)
District Total Revenue $37 MM $20 MM
Pine Hill Borough School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $36 MM $19 MM
Pine Hill Borough School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $18,271 $20,414
Pine Hill Borough School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $17,599 $19,395
Pine Hill Borough 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 Camden Co Technical Gloucester High School (1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Pine Hill Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is John Glenn Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Berlin Berlin Community Elementary School
    215 South Franklin Ave
    Berlin , NJ , 08009
    (856)767-0129
    0.4  mi  |  859  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Pine Hill Pine Hill Middle School
    Turnerville Rd
    Pine Hill , NJ , 08021
    (856)210-0200
    0.7  mi  |  369  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Pine Hill John Glenn Elementary School
    1005 Turnerville Rd
    Pine Hill , NJ , 08021
    (856)783-4100
    0.7  mi  |  414  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Sicklerville Camden Co Technical Gloucester High School
    Vocational School
    343 Berlin Cross Keys Rd
    Sicklerville , NJ , 08081
    (856)767-7000
    Vocational School
    1  mi  |  1340  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Pine Hill Albert Bean Elementary School
    70 East Third Ave
    Pine Hill , NJ , 08021
    (856)783-5300
    1.4  mi  |  387  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

School Reviews

  • Recommended May 01, 2007 - Excellent Music Program, Choir and Band, the teachers, students and parents who are involved are really involved and it shows with the awards that they have received in the past 2 years. The students really enjoy this program. Come out and see your music progam in action! You will enjoy it as well!!!! - Posted by Parent

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