Summit Senior High School

Summit Senior High School serves 1,201 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the NJ average of 13:1.
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 94% graduation rate is equal to the NJ state average of 94%.

School Overview

The student population of 1201 students has grown by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 97 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,201 students
Summit Senior High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Summit Senior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 97 teachers
Summit Senior High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Summit Senior High School Student 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 13:1
Summit Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
5%
9%
Summit Senior High School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
17%
24%
Summit Senior High School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
5%
16%
Summit Senior High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
71%
49%
Summit Senior High School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
2%
1%
Summit Senior High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Summit Senior 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.
0.47 0.42
Summit Senior High School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
11%
32%
Summit Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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%
5%
Summit Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,122 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 94% has decreased from 99% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $19,207 is higher than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has grown by 18% over four years.
The district spending/student of $18,904 is less than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has grown by 22% over four years.
School District Name Summit School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
2
Number of Students Managed 4,122 918
Summit School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 94% 94%
Summit School District Graduation Rate (1996-2010)
District Total Revenue $76 MM $20 MM
Summit School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $74 MM $20 MM
Summit School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $19,207 $19,116
Summit School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $18,904 $19,190
Summit School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Chatham High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Primary Center At Wilson (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • WestfieldPrimary Center At Wilson
    0.5 miles | Grades: PK-KG | 133 students14 Beekman Terrace
    WestfieldNJ 07091
    (908)918-2134
    0.5PK-KG133
  • SummitWashington Elementary School
    0.5 miles | Grades: 1-5 | 339 students507 Morris Ave
    SummitNJ 07901
    (908)273-0817
    0.51-5339
  • SummitLincoln-hubbard Elementary School
    0.6 miles | Grades: 1-5 | 305 students52 Woodland Ave
    SummitNJ 07901
    (908)273-1333
    0.61-5305
  • SummitFranklin Elementary School
    0.7 miles | Grades: 1-5 | 382 students136 Blackburn Rd
    SummitNJ 07901
    (908)277-2613
    0.71-5382
  • SummitLawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School
    0.7 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 1006 students272 Morris Ave
    SummitNJ 07901
    (908)273-1190
    0.76-81006

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