Bound Brook High School

  • Bound Brook High School serves 551 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the NJ average of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 52%.
  • Bound Brook High School operates within the Bound Brook School District.
  • Bound Brook School District's 100% graduation rate is higher than the NJ state average of 94%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 551 students has grown by 15% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 551 students
Bound Brook High School Total Students (1987-2015)
Gender % Bound Brook High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Bound Brook High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Bound Brook High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.53 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
Bound Brook High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
2%
10%
Bound Brook High School Asian Students (1990-2015)
Hispanic
64%
25%
Bound Brook High School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
13%
16%
Bound Brook High School Black Students (1990-2015)
White
21%
48%
Bound Brook High School White Students (1990-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Bound Brook High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
n/a
1%
Bound Brook High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Bound Brook 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.
0.53 0.42
Bound Brook 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.
48%
31%
Bound Brook 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.
14%
5%
Bound Brook High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Bound Brook School District's student population of 1,818 students has grown by 17% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 100% has increased from 97% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $16,230 in this district is less than the state average of $21,422. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $16,608 is less than the state average of $21,053. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Bound Brook School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
2
Number of Students Managed 1,818 954
Bound Brook School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 100% 94%
Bound Brook School District Graduation Rate (1995-2010)
District Total Revenue $28 MM $20 MM
Bound Brook School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $29 MM $20 MM
Bound Brook School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $16,230 $21,422
Bound Brook School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $16,608 $21,053
Bound Brook 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

Nearby Public Schools

 All Schools  High Schools High Schools  Middle Schools Middle Schools  Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  Preschools Preschools  Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bound BrookBound Brook Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 1267 students
    0.8 miles
    Cherry Ave
    Bound BrookNJ 08805
    (732)652-7940
    0.8PK-81267
  • BridgewaterAdamsville Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 521 students
    1.3 miles
    400 Union Ave
    BridgewaterNJ 08807
    (908)526-6440
    1.3PK-4521
  • South Bound BrookRobert Morris School
    Grades: PK-8 | 465 students
    1.6 miles
    122 Elizabeth Street
    South Bound BrookNJ 08880
    (732)356-1936
    1.6PK-8465
  • BridgewaterSomerset Elementary AcademySpecial Education School
    Grades: KG-8 | 53 students
    1.7 miles
    Ste 102
    BridgewaterNJ 08807
    (908)707-0070
    1.7KG-853
  • BridgewaterSomerset Secondary AcademySpecial Education School
    Grades: 9-12 | 110 students
    1.7 miles
    Ste 102
    BridgewaterNJ 08807
    (908)707-0070
    1.79-12110

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
July 12, 2017
Learn whether a year round attendance schedule or traditional schedule may be more appropriate for your child.
July 12, 2017
It is helpful to know the issues involved when considering public versus private schools. More about these considerations here.
July 02, 2017
Should sixth graders be placed in elementary or middle school? We explore the pros and cons of the issue.