Hanover Park High School

  • Hanover Park High School serves 851 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 38% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 63% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Hanover Park 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 top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Hanover Park High School's student population of 851 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 75 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students851 students
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Total Classroom Teachers75 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hanover Park High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,239 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Hanover Park High School is 0.36, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank#1137 out of 2239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
9%
10%
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Hispanic
7%
29%
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Black
5%
15%
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White
79%
44%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score0.360.70
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Graduation Rate
97%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
2%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHanover Park Regional High School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • East Hanover Frank J Smith Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 320 students
    1.3 miles
    27 Green Drive
    East Hanover, NJ 07936
    (973) 887-5650
    1.3 PK-2 320
  • East Hanover Central Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 286 students
    1.6 miles
    400 Ridgedale Avenue
    East Hanover, NJ 07936
    (973) 887-0358
    1.6 3-5 286
  • Florham Park Brooklake School
    Grades: 3-5 | 312 students
    1.8 miles
    235 Brooklake Road
    Florham Park, NJ 07932
    (973) 822-3888
    1.8 3-5 312
  • Florham Park Briarwood School
    Grades: PK-2 | 337 students
    1.9 miles
    151 Briarwood Road
    Florham Park, NJ 07932
    (973) 822-3880
    1.9 PK-2 337
  • East Hanover East Hanover Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 327 students
    1.9 miles
    477 Ridgedale Avenue
    East Hanover, NJ 07936
    (973) 887-8810
    1.9 6-8 327

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