Summit Senior High School

125 Kent Place Blvd

Summit, NJ 07901-4703

Tel: (908)918-2100
Grades: 9-12

1,096 students

Summit Senior High School serves 1,096 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 49%.
Summit Senior High School operates within the Summit City School District.
The school district's 96% graduation rate is higher than the NJ state average of 92%.

Overview

The student population of 1096 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 91 teachers has grown by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,096 students
Summit Senior High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 91 teachers
Students by Grade Summit Senior 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 0.47 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 12:1
Asian
4%
9%
Hispanic
15%
23%
Black
6%
17%
White
71%
51%
All Ethnic Groups Summit Senior High School Sch Ethnicity Summit Senior 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.
0.47 0.41
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%
29%
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 4,060 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 96% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Summit City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
2
Number of Students Managed 4,060 983
Summit City School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 96% 92%
Summit City School District Graduation Rate (1996-2009)
District Total Revenue $74 MM $20 MM
Summit City School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $67 MM $19 MM
Summit City School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $19,429 $20,414
Summit City School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $17,588 $19,395
Summit City School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Devel L C New Providence (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is L 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)918-2100
    0.5 mi | 316 students | Gr. 1-5                      
  • SummitPrimary Center At Wilson
    14 Beekman Terrace
    SummitNJ 07091
    (908)918-2100
    0.5 mi | 159 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • SummitLincoln Hubbard Elementary School
    52 Woodland Ave
    SummitNJ 07901
    (908)918-2100
    0.6 mi | 337 students | Gr. 1-5                      
  • SummitL C Johnson Summit Middle School
    272 Morris Ave
    SummitNJ 07901
    (908)918-2100
    0.7 mi | 1019 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • SummitFranklin Elementary School
    136 Blackburn Rd
    SummitNJ 07901
    (908)918-2100
    0.7 mi | 375 students | Gr. 1-5                      

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Did You Know?
Union County, NJ public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.46, which is higher than the New Jersey average of 0.41. The most diverse school district in Union County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Jersey or national school diversity statistics.