New Brunswick High School

  • New Brunswick High School serves 1,968 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 8% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 32% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.

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School Overview

  • New Brunswick High School's student population of 1,968 students has grown by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 148 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,968 students
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Total Classroom Teachers148 teachers
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School Comparison

  • New Brunswick High School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of New Brunswick High School is 0.23, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#2021 out of 2,236 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
8%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
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Asian
n/a
10%
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Hispanic
87%
27%
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Black
13%
16%
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White
n/a
45%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in New Brunswick High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.230.70
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Graduation Rate
69%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Brunswick High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew Brunswick School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • North Brunswick Linwood Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1347 students
    0.4 miles
    25 Linwood Place
    North Brunswick, NJ 08902
    (732)289-3602
    0.4 6-8 1347
  • North Brunswick Livingston Park
    Grades: K-5 | 599 students
    0.5 miles
    1128 Livingston Avenue
    North Brunswick, NJ 08902
    (732)289-3302
    0.5 K-5 599
  • North Brunswick Parsons
    Grades: PK-5 | 770 students
    0.5 miles
    116 Hollywood Street
    North Brunswick, NJ 08902
    (732)289-3402
    0.5 PK-5 770
  • New Brunswick Greater Brunswick Charter School Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 392 students
    0.6 miles
    429 Joyce Kilmer Avenue
    New Brunswick, NJ 08901
    (732)448-1052
    0.6 K-8 392
  • Piscataway Nuview Academy Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 83 students
    1.1 miles
    1 Park Avenue
    Piscataway, NJ 08854
    (732)878-0070
    1.1 K-12 83

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