Verona High School

Verona High School serves 609 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the NJ average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 51%.
Verona High School operates within the Verona School District.
The school district's 100% graduation rate is higher than the NJ state average of 94%.

School Overview

The student population of 609 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has grown by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 609 students
Verona High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Verona High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Verona High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Verona High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 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 13:1 13:1
Verona High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
4%
9%
Verona High School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
7%
24%
Verona High School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
2%
16%
Verona High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
86%
49%
Verona High School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
1%
1%
Verona High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
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 (1988-2014)
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.
1%
32%
Verona High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2014)
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.
n/a
5%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,185 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 100% has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $15,156 is less than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
The district spending/student of $14,710 is less than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District Name Verona School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
2
Number of Students Managed 2,185 918
Verona School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 100% 94%
Verona School District Graduation Rate (1996-2010)
District Total Revenue $33 MM $20 MM
Verona School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $32 MM $20 MM
Verona School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $15,156 $19,116
Verona School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $14,710 $19,190
Verona 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 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
    0.3 miles | Grades: KG-4 | 214 students125 Grove Ave
    VeronaNJ 07044
    (973)571-6753
    0.3KG-4214
  • VeronaHenry B. Whitehorne Middle School
    0.7 miles | Grades: 5-8 | 736 students600 Bloomfield Ave
    VeronaNJ 07044
    (973)239-1300
    0.75-8736
  • Cedar GroveSouth End Elementary School
    0.8 miles | Grades: KG-4 | 323 students116 Harper Terr
    Cedar GroveNJ 07009
    (973)239-2116
    0.8KG-4323
  • VeronaForest Avenue School
    1.1 miles | Grades: KG-4 | 227 students118 Forest Ave
    VeronaNJ 07044
    (973)571-6754
    1.1KG-4227
  • VeronaLaning Avenue School
    1.1 miles | Grades: PK-4 | 282 students18 Lanning Rd
    VeronaNJ 07044
    (973)239-5590
    1.1PK-4282

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