Washington Township High School

Washington Township High School serves 2,431 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the NJ average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is less than the state average of 51%.
Washington Township High School operates within the Washington Township School District.
Washington Township School District's 92% graduation rate is lower than the NJ state average of 94%.

School Overview

The student population of 2431 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 196 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,431 students
Washington Township High School Total Students (1989-2014)
Total Classroom Teachers 196 teachers
Washington Township High School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Washington Township High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.30 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
Washington Township High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
5%
9%
Washington Township High School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
3%
24%
Washington Township High School Black Students (1992-2014)
Black
8%
16%
Washington Township High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
83%
49%
Washington Township High School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
1%
1%
Washington Township High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
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.
0.30 0.68
Washington Township 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.
14%
32%
Washington Township 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%
Washington Township High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2014)

District Comparison

Washington Township School District's student population of 7,636 students has decreased by 12% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 92% has decreased from 94% over five years.
The revenue/student of $16,787 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
School District Name Washington Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
2
Number of Students Managed 7,636 898
Washington Township School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 92% 94%
Washington Township School District Graduation Rate (1994-2014)
District Total Revenue $147 MM n/a
Washington Township School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $142 MM n/a
Washington Township School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $16,787 n/a
Washington Township School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2010)
District Spending / Student $16,235 n/a
Washington Township 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 Pitman High School (2.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Chestnut Ridge Midle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Thomas Hefferson Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • BlackwoodThomas Hefferson Elementary School
    Grades: 1-5 | 437 students
    0.8 miles
    95 Altair Dr
    BlackwoodNJ 08012
    (856)589-8248
    0.81-5437
  • BlackwoodBells Elementary School
    Grades: 1-5 | 526 students
    1.2 miles
    227 Greentree Rd
    BlackwoodNJ 08012
    (856)589-8441
    1.21-5526
  • SewellChestnut Ridge Midle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 569 students
    1.3 miles
    641 Hurffville Crosskeys Rd
    SewellNJ 08080
    (856)582-3535
    1.36-8569
  • SewellOrchard Valley Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 603 students
    1.4 miles
    238 Pitman Downer Rd
    SewellNJ 08080
    (856)582-5353
    1.46-8603
  • BlackwoodBirches Elementary School
    Grades: 1-5 | 465 students
    1.5 miles
    416 Westminster Blvd
    BlackwoodNJ 08012
    (856)232-1290
    1.51-5465

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