Verona High School

151 Fairview Ave

Verona, NJ 07044-1320

Grades: 9-12

604 students

Verona High School serves 604 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 51%.
Verona High School operates within the Verona School District.
The school district's 95% graduation rate is higher than the NJ state average of 92%.

Overview

The student population of 604 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 604 students
Verona High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
Verona High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Verona High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.26 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 14:1 12:1
Verona High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
4%
9%
Verona High School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
6%
24%
Verona High School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
3%
17%
Verona High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
86%
49%
Verona High School White Students (1988-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Verona High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.26 0.42
Verona 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.
n/a
31%
Verona High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2006)
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,177 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 95% has decreased from 100% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $15,228 is less than the state average of $20,414. The district revenue/student has grown by 17% over four years.
The district spending/student of $15,817 is less than the state average of $19,395. The district spending/student has grown by 25% over four years.
School District Name Verona School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
2
Number of Students Managed 2,177 922
Verona School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 95% 92%
Verona School District Graduation Rate (1996-2009)
District Total Revenue $32 MM $20 MM
Verona School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $33 MM $19 MM
Verona School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $15,228 $20,414
Verona School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $15,817 $19,395
Verona School District 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 Cedar Grove High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Henry B. Whitehorne Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Frederic N. Brown Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • VeronaFrederic N. Brown Elementary School
    125 Grove Ave
    VeronaNJ 07044
    (973)571-6753
    0.3 mi | Gr. KG-4 | 213 students                      
  • VeronaHenry B. Whitehorne Middle School
    600 Bloomfield Ave
    VeronaNJ 07044
    (973)239-1300
    0.7 mi | Gr. 5-8 | 688 students                      
  • Cedar GroveSouth End Elementary School
    116 Harper Terr
    Cedar GroveNJ 07009
    (973)239-2116
    0.8 mi | Gr. KG-4 | 335 students                      
  • VeronaForest Avenue School
    118 Forest Ave
    VeronaNJ 07044
    (973)571-6754
    1.1 mi | Gr. KG-4 | 224 students                      
  • VeronaLaning Avenue School
    18 Lanning Rd
    VeronaNJ 07044
    (973)239-5590
    1.1 mi | Gr. PK-4 | 317 students                      

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