Montgomery High School

1016 Route 601
Skillman, NJ 08558
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
5.00 (1 review)
Montgomery High School serves 1,640 students in grades 9-12.
Montgomery High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 68% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 73% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

Montgomery High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

Montgomery High School's student population of 1,640 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 117 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,640 students
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Total Classroom Teachers117 teachers
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School Rankings

Montgomery High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,239 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Montgomery High School is 0.59, 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 Testing Rank
#420 out of 2239 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
44%
10%
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Hispanic
5%
29%
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Black
3%
15%
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White
47%
44%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.590.70
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Graduation Rate
98%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
2%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMontgomery Township School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Montgomery High School is Princeton High School (4.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Montgomery Upper Middle School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Village Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Skillman Village Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 3-4 | 679 students
    0.8 miles
    100 Main Boulevard
    Skillman, NJ 08558
    (609) 466-7606
    0.8 3-4 679
  • Skillman Montgomery Upper Middle School Math: 79% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 7-8 | 826 students
    1.0 miles
    375 Burnt Hill Road
    Skillman, NJ 08558
    (609) 466-7603
    1 7-8 826
  • Skillman Montgomery Lower Middle School Math: 77% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 5-6 | 708 students
    1.5 miles
    373 Burnt Hill Road
    Skillman, NJ 08558
    (609) 466-7604
    1.5 5-6 708
  • Skillman Orchard Hill Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 866 students
    1.6 miles
    244 Orchard Road
    Skillman, NJ 08558
    (609) 466-7605
    1.6 PK-2 866
  • Hopewell Hopewell Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 436 students
    3.6 miles
    35 Princeton Avenue
    Hopewell, NJ 08525
    (609) 737-4007
    3.6 PK-5 436

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