Biotechnology High School

Rank
10/
10
Top 1%
Biotechnology High School serves 323 students in grades 9-12.
Biotechnology High School placed in the top 1% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥95% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 98% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Biotechnology High School places among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

Biotechnology High School's student population of 323 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeVocational school
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2014)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students323 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

Biotechnology High School is ranked within the top 1% of all 2,239 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Biotechnology High School is 0.53, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#4 out of 2239 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥95%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
98%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
49%
10%
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Hispanic
2%
29%
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Black
1%
15%
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White
48%
44%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
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2%
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Diversity Score
0.530.70
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
1%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMonmouth County Vocational School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Biotechnology High School is Monmouth County Career Center (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Dwight D. Eisenhower School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Freehold Dwight D. Eisenhower School Math: 63% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 667 students
    0.5 miles
    279 Burlington Road
    Freehold, NJ 07728
    (732) 431-3910
    0.5 6-8 667
  • Freehold Joseph J Catena School Math: 60% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 486 students
    0.5 miles
    275 Burlington Road
    Freehold, NJ 07728
    (732) 431-4430
    0.5 K-5 486
  • Freehold Monmouth County Career Center Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12 | 6 students
    0.7 miles
    1000 Kozloski Road
    Freehold, NJ 07728
    (732) 431-3773
    0.7 9-12 6
  • Freehold Freehold Learning Center Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 569 students
    0.8 miles
    30 Dutch Lane Rd.
    Freehold, NJ 07728
    (732) 761-2239
    0.8 PK-5 569
  • Freehold Freehold Borough High School Math: 33% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,400 student
    1.0 miles
    2 Robertsville Road
    Freehold, NJ 07728
    (732) 431-8360
    1 9-12 1,400

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