Metuchen High School

  • Metuchen High School serves 643 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the NJ average of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 52%.
  • Metuchen High School operates within the Metuchen Public School District.
  • Metuchen Public School District's 98% graduation rate is higher than the NJ state average of 94%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 643 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 643 students
Metuchen High School Total Students (1987-2015)
Gender % Metuchen High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 53 teachers
Metuchen High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
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 0.50 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 (1988-2015)
Asian
16%
10%
Metuchen High School Asian Students (1990-2015)
Hispanic
11%
25%
Metuchen High School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
5%
16%
Metuchen High School Black Students (1990-2015)
White
68%
48%
Metuchen High School White Students (1990-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Metuchen High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Metuchen High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NJ 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.
0.50 0.42
Metuchen High School Diversity Score (1987-2015)
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.
6%
31%
Metuchen High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2015)
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%
Metuchen High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2013)

District Comparison

  • Metuchen Public School District's student population of 2,147 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 98% has decreased from 99% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $18,962 in this district is less than the state average of $21,422. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $18,169 is less than the state average of $21,053. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Metuchen Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
2
Number of Students Managed 2,147 954
Metuchen Public School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 98% 94%
Metuchen Public School District Graduation Rate (1996-2010)
District Total Revenue $40 MM $20 MM
Metuchen Public School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $39 MM $20 MM
Metuchen Public School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $18,962 $21,422
Metuchen Public School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $18,169 $21,053
Metuchen Public School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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