Summit Senior High School

125 Kent Place Blvd

Summit, NJ 07901-4703

Grades: 9-12

1,118 students

Summit Senior High School serves 1,118 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 51%.
Summit Senior High School operates within the Summit School District.
The school district's 96% graduation rate is higher than the NJ state average of 92%.

Overview

The student population of 1118 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 96 teachers has grown by 21% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,118 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 96 teachers
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 0.47 is more 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 12:1 12:1
Asian
5%
9%
Hispanic
16%
24%
Black
6%
17%
White
71%
49%
Two or more races
2%
1%
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.
0.47 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.
10%
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.
4%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,121 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 96% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Summit School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
2
Number of Students Managed 4,121 922
Graduation Rate 96% 92%
District Total Revenue $74 MM $20 MM
District Spending $67 MM $19 MM
District Revenue / Student $19,429 $20,414
District Spending / Student $17,588 $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 Developmental Learning Center New Providence (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Washington Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • SummitWashington Elementary School
    507 Morris Ave
    SummitNJ 07901
    (908)273-0817
    0.5 mi | 317 students | Gr. 1-5                      
  • WestfieldPrimary Center At Wilson
    14 Beekman Terrace
    WestfieldNJ 07091
    (908)918-2134
    0.5 mi | 172 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • SummitLincoln-hubbard Elementary School
    52 Woodland Ave
    SummitNJ 07901
    (908)273-1333
    0.6 mi | 332 students | Gr. 1-5                      
  • SummitLawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School
    272 Morris Ave
    SummitNJ 07901
    (908)273-1190
    0.7 mi | 1041 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • SummitFranklin Elementary School
    136 Blackburn Rd
    SummitNJ 07901
    (908)277-2613
    0.7 mi | 381 students | Gr. 1-5                      

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