Vernon Township High School

1832 Route 565

Vernon, NJ 07462-0800

Tel: (973)764-2960
Grades: 9-12

1,212 students

Vernon Township High School serves 1,212 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 51%.
Vernon Township High School operates within the Vernon Township School District.
The school district's 92% graduation rate is equal to the NJ state average of 92%.

Overview

The student population of 1212 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 105 teachers has grown by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,212 students
Vernon Township High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 105 teachers
Vernon Township High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Vernon Township High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less 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 11:1 12:1
Vernon Township High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
6%
24%
Vernon Township High School Hispanic (1989-2013)
Black
3%
17%
Vernon Township High School Black (1988-2013)
White
91%
49%
Vernon Township High School White (1988-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Vernon Township High School Sch Ethnicity Vernon Township 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.
0.17 0.42
Vernon Township High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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%
Vernon Township High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2013)
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.
5%
6%
Vernon Township High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,630 students has decreased by 18% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 92% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Vernon Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
2
Number of Students Managed 3,630 922
Vernon Township   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 92% 92%
Vernon Township   School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $76 MM $20 MM
District Spending $76 MM $19 MM
District Revenue / Student $17,152 $20,414
Vernon Township   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $17,086 $19,395
Vernon Township   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 Warwick Valley High School (5.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lounsberry Hollow Middle School (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Rolling Hills Primary School (1.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • VernonRolling Hills Primary School
    60 Sammis Rd
    VernonNJ 07462
    (973)764-2784
    1.8 mi | 422 students | Gr. 2-4                      
  • VernonLounsberry Hollow Middle School
    30 Sammis Rd
    VernonNJ 07462
    (973)764-8745
    2 mi | 562 students | Gr. 5-6                      
  • VernonCedar Mountain Primary School
    17 Sammis Rd
    VernonNJ 07462
    (973)764-2890
    2.1 mi | 369 students | Gr. 2-4                      
  • VernonGlen Meadow Middle School
    7 Sammis Rd
    VernonNJ 07462
    (973)764-8981
    2.3 mi | 565 students | Gr. 7-8                      
  • VernonWalnut Ridge Primary School
    625 Route 517
    VernonNJ 07462
    (973)764-2801
    2.7 mi | 500 students | Gr. PK-1                      

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