Ramsey High School

266 East Main St,

Ramsey, NJ, 07446-1990

Tel: (201)785-2300
Grades: 9-12

971 students

Ramsey High School serves 971 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Ramsey High School operates within the Ramsey School District.
The school district's 95% graduation rate is higher than the NJ state average of 92%.

Overview

The student population of 971 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 82 teachers has grown by 22% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 971 students
Ramsey High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 82 teachers
Ramsey High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Ramsey High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.27 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 12:1 12:1
Ramsey High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
6%
9%
Ramsey High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
5%
23%
Ramsey High School Hispanic (1989-2012)
Black
1%
17%
Ramsey High School Black (1988-2012)
White
85%
51%
Ramsey High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Ramsey High School Sch Ethnicity Ramsey 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.
0.27 0.66
Ramsey 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.
2%
29%
Ramsey 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.
n/a
6%
Ramsey High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,023 students has grown by 29% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 95% has decreased from 100% over five years.
School District Name Ramsey School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
2
Number of Students Managed 4,023 919
Ramsey School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 95% 92%
Ramsey School District Graduation Rate (1996-2009)
District Total Revenue $54 MM $20 MM
Ramsey School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $52 MM $19 MM
Ramsey School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $17,505 $20,414
Ramsey School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,872 $19,395
Ramsey 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 Northern Highlands Regional High School (1.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is John Y Dater Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Wesley D Tisdale Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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