Hawthorne High School

  • Hawthorne High School serves 659 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the NJ average of 12:1.
  • 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 10% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students659 students
Hawthorne High School Total Students (1989-2015)
Gender %Hawthorne High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
Hawthorne High School Total Teachers (1989-2015)
Students by GradeHawthorne High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
Hawthorne High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
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)
All Ethnic GroupsHawthorne High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNJ 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.
0.420.68
Hawthorne High School Diversity Score (1989-2015)
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 (1991-2014)
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.
4%
5%
Hawthorne High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Hawthorne Public School District's student population of 2,279 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 82% has decreased from 93% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $16,982 in this district is less than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $16,346 is less than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has declined by 12% over four years.
School District NameHawthorne Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
2
Number of Students Managed2,279954
Hawthorne Public School District Students Managed (1989-2015)
Graduation Rate82%94%
Hawthorne Public School District Graduation Rate (1999-2015)
District Total Revenue$40 MM$20 MM
Hawthorne Public School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending$38 MM$20 MM
Hawthorne Public School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student$16,982$19,116
Hawthorne Public School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student$16,346$19,190
Hawthorne Public School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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    HawthorneNJ 07506
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