Hackensack High School

First & Beech Streets

Hackensack, NJ 07601

Tel: (201)646-7900
  • Hackensack High School serves 1,815 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the NJ average of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 52%.
  • Hackensack High School operates within the Hackensack School District.
  • Hackensack School District's 87% graduation rate is lower than the NJ state average of 94%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1815 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 135 teachers has grown by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,815 students
Hackensack High School Total Students (1987-2015)
Gender % Hackensack High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 135 teachers
Hackensack High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Hackensack High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.67 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
Hackensack High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
6%
10%
Hackensack High School Asian Students (1990-2015)
Hispanic
48%
25%
Hackensack High School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
25%
16%
Hackensack High School Black Students (1990-2015)
White
21%
48%
Hackensack High School White Students (1990-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Hackensack High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Hackensack 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.
0.67 0.42
Hackensack 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.
43%
31%
Hackensack 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.
8%
5%
Hackensack High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Hackensack School District's student population of 5,629 students has grown by 8% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 87% has decreased from 97% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $20,191 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 $20,133 is less than the state average of $21,053. The district spending/student has grown by 7% over four years.
School District Name Hackensack School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
2
Number of Students Managed 5,629 954
Hackensack School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 87% 94%
Hackensack School District Graduation Rate (1995-2010)
District Total Revenue $110 MM $20 MM
Hackensack School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $109 MM $20 MM
Hackensack School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $20,191 $21,422
Hackensack School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $20,133 $21,053
Hackensack 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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    Grades: PK-4 | 663 students
    0.6 miles
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    HackensackNJ 07601
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