Collingswood High School

  • Collingswood High School serves 735 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 49% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Collingswood High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56%.

Top Placements

Collingswood High School places among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

  • Collingswood High School's student population of 735 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 65 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students735 students
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Total Classroom Teachers65 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Collingswood High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,239 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Collingswood High School is 0.66, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#1641 out of 2239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
5%
10%
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Hispanic
21%
28%
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Black
21%
15%
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White
51%
44%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score0.660.70
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Graduation Rate
83%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCollingswood Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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