Barringer Arts High School

  • Barringer Arts High School serves 537 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the NJ average of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 52%.
  • Barringer Arts High School operates within the Newark Public School District.
  • Newark Public School District's 82% graduation rate is lower than the NJ state average of 94%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 537 students has declined by 64% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 53 teachers has declined by 54% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 537 students
Barringer Arts High School Total Students (1987-2015)
Gender % Barringer Arts High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 53 teachers
Barringer Arts High School Total Teachers (1989-2015)
Students by Grade Barringer Arts High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.44 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 10:1 13:1
Barringer Arts High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
n/a
10%
Barringer Arts High School Asian Students (1988-2010)
Hispanic
69%
25%
Barringer Arts High School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
30%
16%
Barringer Arts High School Black Students (1990-2015)
White
1%
48%
Barringer Arts High School White Students (1990-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Barringer Arts High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Barringer Arts 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.
0.44 0.42
Barringer Arts High School Diversity Score (1987-2015)
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.
75%
31%
Barringer Arts High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2015)
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.
1%
5%
Barringer Arts High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Newark Public School District's student population of 31,351 students has decreased by 11% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 82% has decreased from 97% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $31,788 is higher than the state average of $21,422. The district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $31,960 is higher than the state average of $21,053. The district spending/student has grown by 10% over four years.
School District Name Newark Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
63
2
Number of Students Managed 31,351 954
Newark Public School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 82% 94%
Newark Public School District Graduation Rate (1995-2010)
District Total Revenue $1,112 MM $20 MM
Newark Public School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $1,118 MM $20 MM
Newark Public School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $31,788 $21,422
Newark Public School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $31,960 $21,053
Newark Public School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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