Raritan High School

419 Middle Rd,

Hazlet, NJ, 07730-2498

Tel: (732)264-8411
Grades: 9-12

1,034 students

Raritan High School serves 1,034 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Raritan High School operates within the Hazlet Township School District.
The school district's 84% graduation rate is lower than the NJ state average of 92%.

Overview

The student population of 1034 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 82 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,034 students
Raritan High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 82 teachers
Raritan High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Raritan High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 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 13:1 12:1
Raritan High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
9%
Raritan High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
7%
23%
Raritan High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
2%
17%
Raritan High School Black (1988-2012)
White
87%
51%
Raritan High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Raritan High School Sch Ethnicity Raritan 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.
0.24 0.66
Raritan 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.
7%
29%
Raritan 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.
3%
6%
Raritan High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,220 students has grown by 1050% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 84% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name Hazlet Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
2
Number of Students Managed 3,220 919
Hazlet Township School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
Graduation Rate 84% 92%
Hazlet Township School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $51 MM $20 MM
Hazlet Township School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $50 MM $19 MM
Hazlet Township School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $180,314 $20,414
Hazlet Township School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $177,961 $19,395
Hazlet 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 Keansburg High School (1.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Hazlet Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lillian Drive School (0.4 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Hazlet Lillian Drive School
    28 Lillian Dr
    Hazlet , NJ , 07730
    (732)787-2332
    0.4  mi  |  271  students  |  Gr.  1-4
  • Hazlet Middle Road School
    305 Middle Rd
    Hazlet , NJ , 07730
    (732)264-9012
    0.9  mi  |  324  students  |  Gr.  1-4
  • Hazlet Hazlet Middle School
    1639 Union Ave
    Hazlet , NJ , 07730
    (732)264-0940
    0.9  mi  |  497  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Hazlet Cove Road School
    8 Cove Rd
    Hazlet , NJ , 07730
    (732)264-5050
    1.2  mi  |  226  students  |  Gr.  5-6
  • Keansburg Joseph R Bolger Mid School
    100 Palmer Place
    Keansburg , NJ , 07734
    (732)787-2007
    1.5  mi  |  430  students  |  Gr.  5-8

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