Boonton High School

  • Boonton High School serves 578 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the NJ average of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 52%.
  • Boonton High School operates within the Boonton Town School District.
  • Boonton Town School District's 100% graduation rate is higher than the NJ state average of 94%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 578 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 49 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 578 students
Boonton High School Total Students (1987-2015)
Gender % Boonton High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Boonton High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Boonton High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.54 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 12:1 13:1
Boonton High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
13%
10%
Boonton High School Asian Students (1990-2015)
Hispanic
16%
25%
Boonton High School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
5%
16%
Boonton High School Black Students (1990-2015)
White
65%
48%
Boonton High School White Students (1990-2015)
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Boonton High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2014)
Two or more races
n/a
1%
Boonton High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Boonton 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.
0.54 0.42
Boonton 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.
12%
31%
Boonton 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.
4%
5%
Boonton High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Boonton Town School District's student population of 1,168 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 100% has increased from 99% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $25,678 is higher than the state average of $21,422. The district revenue/student has grown by 31% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $23,686 is higher than the state average of $21,053. The district spending/student has grown by 16% over four years.
School District Name Boonton Town School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
2
Number of Students Managed 1,168 954
Boonton Town School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 100% 94%
Boonton Town School District Graduation Rate (1996-2010)
District Total Revenue $31 MM $20 MM
Boonton Town School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $29 MM $20 MM
Boonton Town School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $25,678 $21,422
Boonton Town School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $23,686 $21,053
Boonton Town 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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