Bloomfield High School

Tel: (973)680-8500
Grades 9-12
1,931 students
Bloomfield High School serves 1,931 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the NJ average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 51%.
Bloomfield High School operates within the Bloomfield Board Of Education School District.
Bloomfield Board Of Education School District's 100% graduation rate is higher than the NJ state average of 94%.

School Overview

The student population of 1931 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 153 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,931 students
Bloomfield High School Total Students (1989-2014)
Gender % Bloomfield High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 153 teachers
Bloomfield High School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Bloomfield High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.72 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 13:1 13:1
Bloomfield High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
9%
9%
Bloomfield High School Asian Students (1989-2014)
Hispanic
35%
24%
Bloomfield High School Black Students (1989-2014)
Black
30%
16%
Bloomfield High School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
26%
49%
Bloomfield High School White Students (1989-2014)
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.
0.72 0.42
Bloomfield 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.
37%
32%
Bloomfield 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.
11%
5%
Bloomfield High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2014)

District Comparison

Bloomfield Board Of Education School District's student population of 6,173 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 100% has increased from 89% over five years.
The revenue/student of $16,619 in this district is less than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $15,466 is less than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has grown by 5% over four years.
School District Name Bloomfield Board Of Education School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
2
Number of Students Managed 6,173 918
Bloomfield Board Of Education School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 100% 94%
Bloomfield Board Of Education School District Graduation Rate (1994-2014)
District Total Revenue $99 MM $20 MM
Bloomfield Board Of Education School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $92 MM $20 MM
Bloomfield Board Of Education School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $16,619 $19,116
Bloomfield Board Of Education School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $15,466 $19,190
Bloomfield Board Of Education School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
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 Essex Junior Academy (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Essex Junior Academy (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Essex Junior Academy (0.2 miles away)
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    0.4 miles
    235 Ridgewood Ave
    Glen RidgeNJ 07028
    (973)429-8306
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    Grades: 7-12 | 845 students
    0.5 miles
    200 Ridgewood Ave
    Glen RidgeNJ 07028
    (973)429-8303
    0.57-12845
  • BloomfieldFairview Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 533 students
    0.7 miles
    376 Berkeley Ave
    BloomfieldNJ 07003
    (973)680-8550
    0.7KG-6533
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    Grades: 9-12 | 502 students
    0.8 miles
    209 Franklin St
    BloomfieldNJ 07003
    (973)412-2206
    0.89-12502

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