Bloomfield High School

Tel: (973)680-8500
  • Bloomfield High School serves 1,937 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the NJ average of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 52%.
  • 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 1937 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 160 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,937 students
Bloomfield High School Total Students (1987-2015)
Gender %Bloomfield High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers160 teachers
Bloomfield High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeBloomfield High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
Bloomfield High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
8%
10%
Bloomfield High School Asian Students (1990-2015)
Hispanic
36%
25%
Bloomfield High School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
30%
16%
Bloomfield High School Black Students (1990-2015)
White
26%
48%
Bloomfield High School White Students (1990-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsBloomfield High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNJ 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.
0.710.68
Bloomfield High School Diversity Score (1990-2015)
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.
36%
31%
Bloomfield High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2015)
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.
12%
5%
Bloomfield High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Bloomfield Board Of Education School District's student population of 6,175 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 $16,164 in this district is less than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $15,042 is less than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District NameBloomfield Board Of Education School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
2
Number of Students Managed6,175954
Bloomfield Board Of Education School District Students Managed (1989-2015)
Graduation Rate100%94%
Bloomfield Board Of Education School District Graduation Rate (1994-2015)
District Total Revenue$99 MM$20 MM
Bloomfield Board Of Education School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending$92 MM$20 MM
Bloomfield Board Of Education School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student$16,164$19,116
Bloomfield Board Of Education School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student$15,042$19,190
Bloomfield Board Of Education School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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