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 equal to the NJ average of 13:1.
  • 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 stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 79 teachers has declined by 20% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,064 students
Deptford Township High School Total Students (1987-2015)
Gender % Deptford Township High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 79 teachers
Deptford Township High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Deptford Township High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.57 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 13:1
Deptford Township High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
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)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Deptford Township High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Deptford Township High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NJ 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.
0.57 0.42
Deptford Township High School Diversity Score (1987-2015)
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 (1992-2015)
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 (2001-2015)

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 decreased from 97% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $16,266 in this district is less than the state average of $21,422. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $15,817 is less than the state average of $21,053. The district spending/student has grown by 12% over four years.
School District Name Deptford Township Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
2
Number of Students Managed 4,329 954
Deptford Township Public School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 79% 94%
Deptford Township Public School District Graduation Rate (1995-2010)
District Total Revenue $71 MM $20 MM
Deptford Township Public School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $69 MM $20 MM
Deptford Township Public School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $16,266 $21,422
Deptford Township Public School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $15,817 $21,053
Deptford Township Public School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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