Hawthorne High School

  • Hawthorne High School serves 659 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the NJ average of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 52%.
  • Hawthorne High School operates within the Hawthorne Public School District.
  • Hawthorne Public School District's 82% graduation rate is lower than the NJ state average of 94%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 659 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 52 teachers has grown by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 659 students
Hawthorne High School Total Students (1989-2015)
Gender % Hawthorne High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 52 teachers
Hawthorne High School Total Teachers (1989-2015)
Students by Grade Hawthorne 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 0.42 is equal to 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
Hawthorne High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
1%
10%
Hawthorne High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
25%
25%
Hawthorne High School Black Students (1989-2015)
Black
2%
16%
Hawthorne High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
72%
48%
Hawthorne High School White Students (1989-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Hawthorne High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Hawthorne 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.
0.42 0.42
Hawthorne 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.
n/a
31%
Hawthorne High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2013)
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.
4%
5%
Hawthorne High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2015)

District Comparison

  • Hawthorne Public School District's student population of 2,279 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 82% has decreased from 100% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $18,554 in this district is less than the state average of $21,422. The district revenue/student has grown by 20% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $18,628 is less than the state average of $21,053. The district spending/student has grown by 23% over four years.
School District Name Hawthorne Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
2
Number of Students Managed 2,279 954
Hawthorne Public School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 82% 94%
Hawthorne Public School District Graduation Rate (1998-2010)
District Total Revenue $43 MM $20 MM
Hawthorne Public School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $44 MM $20 MM
Hawthorne Public School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $18,554 $21,422
Hawthorne Public School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $18,628 $21,053
Hawthorne 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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