Metuchen High School

Metuchen High School serves 625 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the NJ average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 51%.
Metuchen High School operates within the Metuchen School District.
Metuchen School District's 98% graduation rate is higher than the NJ state average of 94%.

School Overview

The student population of 625 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 625 students
Metuchen High School Total Students (1989-2014)
Gender % Metuchen High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 53 teachers
Metuchen High School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Metuchen High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same 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 12:1 13:1
Metuchen High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
14%
9%
Metuchen High School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
9%
24%
Metuchen High School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
6%
16%
Metuchen High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
71%
49%
Metuchen High School White Students (1988-2013)
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
Metuchen 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.
8%
32%
Metuchen 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.
2%
5%
Metuchen High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2014)

District Comparison

Metuchen School District's student population of 2,122 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 98% has increased from 90% over five years.
The revenue/student of $17,459 in this district is less than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $17,339 is less than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Metuchen School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
2
Number of Students Managed 2,122 918
Metuchen School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 98% 94%
Metuchen School District Graduation Rate (1996-2014)
District Total Revenue $37 MM $20 MM
Metuchen School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $37 MM $20 MM
Metuchen School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $17,459 $19,116
Metuchen School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $17,339 $19,190
Metuchen 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 John P. Stevens High School (2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Woodrow Wilson Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Menlo Park Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • EdisonMenlo Park Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 827 students
    0.7 miles
    155 Monroe Ave
    EdisonNJ 08820
    (732)452-2910
    0.7KG-5827
  • MetuchenCampbell Elementary School
    Grades: 1-4 | 672 students
    0.9 miles
    24 Durham Ave
    MetuchenNJ 08840
    (732)321-8777
    0.91-4672
  • MetuchenMildred B. Moss Elementary School
    Grades: PK-KG | 131 students
    1 miles
    16 Simpson Place
    MetuchenNJ 08840
    (732)321-8700
    1PK-KG131
  • EdisonWoodrow Wilson Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 974 students
    1 miles
    50 Woodrow Wilson Dr
    EdisonNJ 08820
    (732)452-2870
    16-8974
  • EdisonWoodbrook Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 921 students
    1.3 miles
    15 Robin Rd
    EdisonNJ 08820
    (732)452-2901
    1.3KG-5921

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