Mountain Lakes High School

  • Mountain Lakes High School serves 692 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the NJ average of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 52%.
  • Mountain Lakes High School operates within the Mountain Lakes Public School District.
  • Mountain Lakes Public School District's 100% graduation rate is higher than the NJ state average of 94%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 692 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 56 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students692 students
Mountain Lakes High School Total Students (1987-2015)
Gender %Mountain Lakes High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers56 teachers
Mountain Lakes High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeMountain Lakes High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
Mountain Lakes High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
11%
10%
Mountain Lakes High School Asian Students (1990-2015)
Hispanic
3%
25%
Mountain Lakes High School Black Students (1999-2015)
Black
1%
16%
Mountain Lakes High School Black Students (1994-2015)
White
85%
48%
Mountain Lakes High School White Students (1990-2015)
Two or more races
n/a
1%
Mountain Lakes High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic GroupsMountain Lakes High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNJ 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.
0.270.68
Mountain Lakes High School Diversity Score (1990-2015)
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.
1%
31%
Mountain Lakes High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2015)
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%
Mountain Lakes High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2010)

District Comparison

  • Mountain Lakes Public School District's student population of 1,535 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 100% has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $24,755 is higher than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $24,390 is higher than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameMountain Lakes Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
2
Number of Students Managed1,535954
Mountain Lakes Public School District Students Managed (1989-2015)
Graduation Rate100%94%
Mountain Lakes Public School District Graduation Rate (1996-2015)
District Total Revenue$39 MM$20 MM
Mountain Lakes Public School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending$39 MM$20 MM
Mountain Lakes Public School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student$24,755$19,116
Mountain Lakes Public School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student$24,390$19,190
Mountain Lakes Public School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mountain LakesWildwood Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 453 students
    0.5 miles
    51 Glen Rd.
    Mountain LakesNJ 07046
    (973)334-3609
    0.5KG-5453
  • Mountain Lakes Briarcliff Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 312 students
    0.7 miles
    93 Briarcliff Rd.
    Mountain LakesNJ 07046
    (973)334-0342
    0.76-8312
  • Mountain LakesLake Drive Program For Hearing Impared Elementary SchoolSpecial Education School
    Grades: PK-5 | 78 students
    0.8 miles
    10 Lake Drive
    Mountain LakesNJ 07046
    (973)299-0166
    0.8PK-578
  • BoontonSchool Street School
    Grades: PK-KG | 16 students
    1 miles
    720 Birch Street
    BoontonNJ 07005
    (973)316-9225
    1PK-KG16
  • BoontonBoonton High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 578 students
    1.3 miles
    306 Lathrop Avenue
    BoontonNJ 07005
    (973)335-9700
    1.39-12578

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