John P. Stevens High School

Tel: (732)452-2800
Grades 9-12
2,122 students
  • John P. Stevens High School serves 2,122 students in grades 9 - 12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the NJ average of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 51%.
  • John P. Stevens High School operates within the Edison Township School District.
  • Edison Township School District's 95% graduation rate is higher than the NJ state average of 94%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 2122 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 152 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,122 students
John P. Stevens High School Total Students (1989-2014)
Gender % John P. Stevens High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 152 teachers
John P. Stevens High School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade John P. Stevens High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.47 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 14:1 13:1
John P. Stevens High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
70%
9%
John P. Stevens High School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
3%
24%
John P. Stevens High School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
8%
16%
John P. Stevens High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
19%
49%
John P. Stevens High School White Students (1988-2013)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
John P. Stevens High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
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.
0.47 0.42
John P. Stevens 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.
12%
32%
John P. Stevens 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.
5%
5%
John P. Stevens High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2014)

District Comparison

  • Edison Township School District's student population of 14,521 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 95% has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $16,243 in this district is less than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $15,781 is less than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Edison Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
2
Number of Students Managed 14,521 918
Edison Township School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 95% 94%
Edison Township School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $232 MM $20 MM
Edison Township School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $225 MM $20 MM
Edison Township School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $16,243 $19,116
Edison Township School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $15,781 $19,190
Edison Township 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

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