Bridgeton High School

  • Bridgeton High School serves 1,243 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NJ average of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 52%.
  • Bridgeton High School operates within the Bridgeton City School District.
  • Bridgeton City School District's 89% graduation rate is lower than the NJ state average of 94%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1243 students has grown by 43% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 113 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,243 students
Bridgeton High School Total Students (1987-2015)
Gender % Bridgeton High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 113 teachers
Bridgeton High School Total Teachers (1989-2015)
Students by Grade Bridgeton High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 8:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.55 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 11:1 13:1
Bridgeton High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
n/a
10%
Bridgeton High School Asian Students (1988-2006)
Hispanic
59%
25%
Bridgeton High School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
32%
16%
Bridgeton High School Black Students (1990-2015)
White
8%
48%
Bridgeton High School White Students (1990-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Bridgeton High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
1%
Bridgeton High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Bridgeton 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.
0.55 0.42
Bridgeton 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.
6%
31%
Bridgeton 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.
1%
5%
Bridgeton High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2015)

District Comparison

  • Bridgeton City School District's student population of 5,724 students has grown by 14% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 89% has decreased from 91% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $29,851 is higher than the state average of $21,422. The district revenue/student has grown by 54% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $21,246 is higher than the state average of $21,053. The district spending/student has grown by 11% over four years.
School District Name Bridgeton City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
2
Number of Students Managed 5,724 954
Bridgeton City School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 89% 94%
Bridgeton City School District Graduation Rate (1995-2010)
District Total Revenue $166 MM $20 MM
Bridgeton City School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $118 MM $20 MM
Bridgeton City School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $29,851 $21,422
Bridgeton City School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $21,246 $21,053
Bridgeton City 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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