Butler High School

  • Butler High School serves 475 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the NJ average of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 52%.
  • Butler High School operates within the Butler Public School District.
  • Butler Public School District's 100% graduation rate is higher than the NJ state average of 94%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 475 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 475 students
Butler High School Total Students (1987-2015)
Gender % Butler High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
Butler High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Butler High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.25 is less 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 10:1 13:1
Butler High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
2%
10%
Butler High School Asian Students (1990-2015)
Hispanic
11%
25%
Butler High School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
1%
16%
Butler High School Black Students (1989-2015)
White
86%
48%
Butler High School White Students (1990-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Butler High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Butler 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.
0.25 0.42
Butler 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.
13%
31%
Butler 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%
Butler High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Butler Public School District's student population of 1,155 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 100% has increased from 97% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $21,124 in this district is less than the state average of $21,422. The district revenue/student has grown by 18% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $20,408 is less than the state average of $21,053. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Butler Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
2
Number of Students Managed 1,155 954
Butler Public School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 100% 94%
Butler Public School District Graduation Rate (1995-2010)
District Total Revenue $24 MM $20 MM
Butler Public School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $23 MM $20 MM
Butler Public School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $21,124 $21,422
Butler Public School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $20,408 $21,053
Butler Public 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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