Cape May County High School

  • Cape May County High School serves 98 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Cape May County High School's student population of 98 students has declined by 32% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students98 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Cape May County High School
Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cape May County High School's student:teacher ratio of 4:1 has decreased from 6:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cape May County High School is 0.40, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
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Student : Teacher Ratio4:112:1
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Asian
n/a
10%
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Hispanic
10%
27%
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Black
12%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Cape May County High School and the percentage of Black public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
76%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Cape May County High School and the percentage of White public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cape May County High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.400.43
This chart display the diversity score of Cape May County High School and the public school average diversity score of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate (10-11)<50%
86%
Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Cape May County High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cape May County High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCape May County Special Services School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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