Deptford Township High School

Tel: (856)232-2713
  • Deptford Township High School serves 1,064 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the NJ average of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 52%.
  • Deptford Township High School operates within the Deptford Township Public School District.
  • Deptford Township Public School District's 79% graduation rate is lower than the NJ state average of 94%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1064 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 79 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,064 students
Deptford Township High School Total Students (1987-2015)
Gender %Deptford Township High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers79 teachers
Deptford Township High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeDeptford Township High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
Deptford Township High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
4%
10%
Deptford Township High School Asian Students (1989-2015)
Hispanic
10%
25%
Deptford Township High School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
27%
16%
Deptford Township High School Black Students (1990-2015)
White
59%
48%
Deptford Township High School White Students (1990-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsDeptford Township High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNJ 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.
0.570.68
Deptford Township High School Diversity Score (1990-2015)
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.
33%
31%
Deptford Township High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2015)
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.
10%
5%
Deptford Township High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Deptford Township Public School District's student population of 4,329 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 79% has increased from 70% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $14,945 in this district is less than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,968 is less than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District NameDeptford Township Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
2
Number of Students Managed4,329954
Deptford Township Public School District Students Managed (1989-2015)
Graduation Rate79%94%
Deptford Township Public School District Graduation Rate (1996-2015)
District Total Revenue$65 MM$20 MM
Deptford Township Public School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending$65 MM$20 MM
Deptford Township Public School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student$14,945$19,116
Deptford Township Public School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student$14,968$19,190
Deptford Township Public School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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