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.
Summit 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 17% over five years.
The teacher population of 97 teachers has grown by 22% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,201 students
Summit Senior High School Total Students (1989-2014)
Gender % Summit Senior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 97 teachers
Summit Senior High School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Summit Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.47 is less than the state average of 0.68. 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 (1989-2014)
Hispanic
17%
24%
Summit Senior High School Black Students (1989-2014)
Black
5%
16%
Summit Senior High School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
71%
49%
Summit Senior High School White Students (1989-2014)
Two or more races
2%
1%
Summit Senior High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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 0.68
Summit Senior High School Diversity Score (1989-2014)
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 (1992-2014)
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 (2001-2014)

District Comparison

Summit School District's student population of 4,122 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 94% has increased from 93% over five years.
The revenue/student of $19,207 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Summit School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
2
Number of Students Managed 4,122 898
Summit School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 94% 94%
Summit School District Graduation Rate (1996-2014)
District Total Revenue $76 MM n/a
Summit School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $74 MM n/a
Summit School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $19,207 n/a
Summit School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2010)
District Spending / Student $18,904 n/a
Summit School District District Spending / Student (1992-2010)
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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  • WestfieldPrimary Center At Wilson
    Grades: PK-KG | 133 students
    0.5 miles
    14 Beekman Terrace
    WestfieldNJ 07091
    (908)918-2134
    0.5PK-KG133
  • SummitWashington Elementary School
    Grades: 1-5 | 339 students
    0.5 miles
    507 Morris Ave
    SummitNJ 07901
    (908)273-0817
    0.51-5339
  • SummitLincoln-hubbard Elementary School
    Grades: 1-5 | 305 students
    0.6 miles
    52 Woodland Ave
    SummitNJ 07901
    (908)273-1333
    0.61-5305
  • SummitFranklin Elementary School
    Grades: 1-5 | 382 students
    0.7 miles
    136 Blackburn Rd
    SummitNJ 07901
    (908)277-2613
    0.71-5382
  • SummitLawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1006 students
    0.7 miles
    272 Morris Ave
    SummitNJ 07901
    (908)273-1190
    0.76-81006

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