Irvington High School

  • Irvington High School serves 1,363 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 3% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 24% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Irvington 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 bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.

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School Overview

  • Irvington High School's student population of 1,363 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 107 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,363 students
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Total Classroom Teachers107 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Irvington High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,234 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Irvington High School is 0.27, 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 School Rank (16-17)#2143 out of 2234 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
3%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
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Asian
n/a
10%
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Hispanic
16%
28%
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Black
84%
15%
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White
n/a
44%
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Diversity Score0.270.70
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Graduation Rate
73%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIrvington Public Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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