New Brunswick High School

  • New Brunswick High School serves 1,845 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 10% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 40%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 30% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • New Brunswick High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the New Jersey state level of 12:1.

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School Overview

  • New Brunswick High School's student population of 1,845 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 151 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,845 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of New Brunswick High School
Total Classroom Teachers151 teachers
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School Comparison

  • New Brunswick High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,236 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 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 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank
69%
29%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of New Brunswick High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Brunswick High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
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Asian
n/a
10%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in New Brunswick High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
87%
26%
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Black
13%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in New Brunswick High School and the percentage of Black public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
n/a
46%
This chart display the percentage of White students in New Brunswick High School and the percentage of White public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
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 Score0.230.43
This chart display the diversity score of New Brunswick High School and the public school average diversity score of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate
70%
90%
This chart display graduation rate of New Brunswick High School and public school graduation rate of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in New Brunswick High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
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: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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