International High School

  • International High School serves 550 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NJ average of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 52%.
  • International High School operates within the Paterson Public School District.
  • Paterson Public School District's 56% graduation rate is lower than the NJ state average of 94%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 550 students has grown by 42% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 51 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students550 students
International High School Total Students (2007-2015)
Gender %International High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers51 teachers
International High School Total Teachers (2007-2015)
Students by GradeInternational High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
International High School Student Teacher Ratio (2007-2015)
Asian
1%
10%
International High School Asian Students (2007-2015)
Hispanic
63%
25%
International High School Black Students (2007-2015)
Black
31%
16%
International High School Black Students (2007-2015)
White
5%
48%
International High School White Students (2007-2015)
Hawaiian
n/an/a
International High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic GroupsInternational 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.
0.510.68
International High School Diversity Score (2007-2015)
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%
International High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2013)
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.
n/a
5%
International High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2013)

District Comparison

  • Paterson Public School District's student population of 25,037 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 56% has increased from 41% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $23,208 is higher than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $23,891 is higher than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NamePaterson Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
47
2
Number of Students Managed25,037954
Paterson Public School District Students Managed (1989-2015)
Graduation Rate56%94%
Paterson Public School District Graduation Rate (1999-2015)
District Total Revenue$571 MM$20 MM
Paterson Public School District District Total Revenue (1992-2015)
District Spending$588 MM$20 MM
Paterson Public School District District Spending (1992-2015)
District Revenue / Student$23,208$19,116
Paterson Public School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2015)
District Spending / Student$23,891$19,190
Paterson Public School District District Spending / Student (1990-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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