County Prep High School

  • County Prep High School serves 899 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45% (which is higher 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 79% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • County Prep High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • County Prep High School's student population of 899 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 87 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeVocational school
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2020)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students899 students
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Total Classroom Teachers87 teachers
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School Comparison

  • County Prep High School is ranked within the top 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 diversity score of County Prep High School is 0.74, which is more 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 Testing Rank#723 out of 2239 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:112:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
24%
10%
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Hispanic
38%
29%
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Black
13%
15%
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White
21%
44%
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Hawaiian
3%
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score0.740.70
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHudson County Schools Of Technology School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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