Hightstown High School

Hightstown High School serves 1,475 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the NJ average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 51%.
Hightstown High School operates within the East Windsor Regional School District.
East Windsor Regional School District's 88% graduation rate is lower than the NJ state average of 94%.

School Overview

The student population of 1475 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 118 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,475 students
Hightstown High School Total Students (1989-2014)
Gender % Hightstown High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 118 teachers
Hightstown High School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Hightstown High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.69 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
Hightstown High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
15%
9%
Hightstown High School Asian Students (1989-2014)
Hispanic
30%
24%
Hightstown High School Black Students (1989-2014)
Black
11%
16%
Hightstown High School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
44%
49%
Hightstown High School White Students (1989-2014)
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.
0.69 0.42
Hightstown High School Diversity Score (1989-2014)
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.
25%
32%
Hightstown High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2014)
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.
7%
5%
Hightstown High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2014)

District Comparison

East Windsor Regional School District's student population of 5,127 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 88% has increased from 78% over five years.
The revenue/student of $17,067 in this district is less than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $17,630 is less than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name East Windsor Regional School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
2
Number of Students Managed 5,127 918
East Windsor Regional   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 88% 94%
East Windsor Regional   School District Graduation Rate (1994-2014)
District Total Revenue $88 MM $20 MM
East Windsor Regional   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $91 MM $20 MM
East Windsor Regional   School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $17,067 $19,116
East Windsor Regional   School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $17,630 $19,190
East Windsor Regional   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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Robbinsville High School (4.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Melvin H. Kreps Middle School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Grace N. Rogers Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • HightstownGrace N. Rogers Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 707 students
    0.7 miles
    380 Stockton St
    HightstownNJ 08520
    (609)443-7833
    0.7PK-5707
  • HightstownWalter C. Black Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 486 students
    0.7 miles
    371 Stockton St
    HightstownNJ 08520
    (609)443-7816
    0.7KG-5486
  • HightstownMelvin H. Kreps Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1157 students
    1.9 miles
    5 Kent Ln
    HightstownNJ 08520
    (609)443-7767
    1.96-81157
  • HightstownEthel Mcknight Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 643 students
    2.1 miles
    58 Twin Rivers Dr South
    HightstownNJ 08520
    (609)443-7800
    2.1KG-5643
  • HightstownPerry L. Drew Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 659 students
    2.4 miles
    70 Twin Rivers Dr North
    HightstownNJ 08520
    (609)443-7820
    2.4KG-5659

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