Pinelands Regional High School

565 Nugentown Rd,

Tuckerton, NJ, 08087-0248

Tel: (609)296-3106
Grades: 10-12

882 students

Pinelands Regional High School serves 882 students in grades 10-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Pinelands Regional High School operates within the Pinelands Regional School District.
The school district's 83% graduation rate is lower than the NJ state average of 92%.

Overview

The student population of 882 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 85 teachers has grown by 19% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 10-12
Total Students 882 students
Pinelands Regional High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 85 teachers
Pinelands Regional High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Pinelands Regional 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 0.13 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
Pinelands Regional High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
9%
Pinelands Regional High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
4%
23%
Pinelands Regional High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
2%
17%
Pinelands Regional High School Black (1988-2012)
White
93%
51%
Pinelands Regional High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Pinelands Regional High School Sch Ethnicity Pinelands Regional 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.
0.13 0.66
Pinelands Regional 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.
25%
29%
Pinelands Regional 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.
8%
6%
Pinelands Regional High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,636 students has grown by 41% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 83% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Pinelands Regional School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
2
Number of Students Managed 2,636 919
Pinelands Regional School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 83% 92%
Pinelands Regional School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $34 MM $20 MM
Pinelands Regional School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $37 MM $19 MM
Pinelands Regional School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $18,236 $20,414
Pinelands Regional School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $19,939 $19,395
Pinelands Regional 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 M A T Elementary School (8.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Pinelands Regional Junior High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is George Mitchell Elementary School (1 miles away)
 All Schools  |High Schools High Schools  |Middle Schools Middle Schools  |Elementary Elementary  |Pre-K Pre-K  |Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes     Add School Reviews - Not Recommended No

Area Statistics

Recent Public School Articles
Are the Three Rs Robbing our Children?
Are the Three Rs Robbing our Children?
For far too long the American public school system has failed to address “out-of-school” factors like poverty and their impact on what happens in the classroom. As the nation continues to become increasingly diverse, many schools are adopting comprehensive approaches to education that account for the unique needs of students so that each child is prepared for their future and not just for a year-end test.
States Fight to Teach “Ignorant” Science to Students
Wyoming recently became the first state to reject the Next Generation Science Standards because of concern regarding lessons that teach human-caused climate change. Several other states have also taken measures to reject the standards, which has some education officials concerned about the quality of instruction students in those states will receive.
School-to-Prison Pipeline Persists Despite Local, State and National Efforts
Inadequate funding and resources for schools, harsh zero-tolerance discipline policies, police presence in public schools, and de facto segregation continue to create school environments in which poor and minority students have little chance of succeeding. The result is a continuation of the school-to-prison pipeline that has been commonplace in the American education system for decades, despite federal, state and local efforts to curb the problem.