Governor Livingston High School

  • Governor Livingston High School serves 1,006 students in grades 9 - 12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the NJ average of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 51%.
  • Governor Livingston High School operates within the Berkeley Heights School District.
  • Berkeley Heights School District's 100% graduation rate is higher than the NJ state average of 94%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1006 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 87 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,006 students
Governor Livingston High School Total Students (1998-2014)
Gender % Governor Livingston High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 87 teachers
Governor Livingston High School Total Teachers (1998-2014)
Students by Grade Governor Livingston High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.27 is less 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 12:1 13:1
Governor Livingston High School Student Teacher Ratio (1998-2014)
Asian
9%
9%
Governor Livingston High School Asian Students (1999-2013)
Hispanic
5%
24%
Governor Livingston High School Black Students (1999-2013)
Black
1%
16%
Governor Livingston High School Black Students (1999-2013)
White
85%
49%
Governor Livingston High School White Students (1999-2013)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Governor Livingston High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
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.
0.27 0.42
Governor Livingston High School Diversity Score (1998-2014)
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.
1%
32%
Governor Livingston High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2014)
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.
n/a
5%
Governor Livingston High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2013)

District Comparison

  • Berkeley Heights School District's student population of 2,699 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 100% has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $16,596 in this district is less than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $17,126 is less than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Berkeley Heights School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
2
Number of Students Managed 2,699 918
Berkeley Heights School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 100% 94%
Berkeley Heights School District Graduation Rate (2000-2014)
District Total Revenue $47 MM $20 MM
Berkeley Heights School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $49 MM $20 MM
Berkeley Heights School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $16,596 $19,116
Berkeley Heights School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $17,126 $19,190
Berkeley Heights School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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