Cumberland Regional High School

Cumb. Regional High School, 90
Bridgeton, NJ 08302
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Cumberland Regional High School serves 1,291 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 17% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 40%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 29% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Cumberland Regional 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 54%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Cumberland Regional High School's student population of 1,291 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 87 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,291 students
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Total Classroom Teachers87 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cumberland Regional High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,236 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cumberland Regional High School is 0.64, which is more 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#1946 out of 2,236 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
40%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:112:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
10%
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Hispanic
19%
26%
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Black
23%
16%
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White
53%
46%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score0.640.43
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Graduation Rate
87%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCumberland Regional School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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