Mountain Lakes High School

  • Mountain Lakes High School serves 692 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the NJ average of 13:1.
  • 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 stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 692 students
Mountain Lakes High School Total Students (1987-2015)
Gender % Mountain Lakes High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 56 teachers
Mountain Lakes High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Mountain Lakes 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 0.27 is less 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
Mountain Lakes High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
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)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Mountain Lakes High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
n/a
1%
Mountain Lakes High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Mountain Lakes 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.
0.27 0.42
Mountain Lakes 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.
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 $24,966 is higher than the state average of $21,422. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $24,706 is higher than the state average of $21,053. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District Name Mountain Lakes Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
2
Number of Students Managed 1,535 954
Mountain Lakes Public School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 100% 94%
Mountain Lakes Public School District Graduation Rate (1996-2010)
District Total Revenue $39 MM $20 MM
Mountain Lakes Public School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $38 MM $20 MM
Mountain Lakes Public School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $24,966 $21,422
Mountain Lakes Public School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $24,706 $21,053
Mountain Lakes 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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  • 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 LakesBriarcliff 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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