Long Branch High School

  • Long Branch High School serves 1,435 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 15% (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 27% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Long Branch High School's student population of 1,435 students has grown by 19% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 106 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,435 students
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Total Classroom Teachers106 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Long Branch High School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Long Branch High School is 0.62, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#2021 out of 2,236 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
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Asian
n/a
10%
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Hispanic
52%
27%
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Black
22%
16%
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White
26%
45%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Long Branch High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.620.43
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Graduation Rate
92%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Long Branch High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLONG BRANCH PUBLIC SCHOOL School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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