Orange Board Of Education School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 3 public high schools serving 1,541 students in Orange Board Of Education School District. This district's average high testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public high schools in New Jersey.
Public High Schools in Orange Board Of Education School District have an average math proficiency score of 25% (versus the New Jersey public high school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 34% (versus the 57% statewide average).
The top ranked public high schools in Orange Board Of Education School District are Orange Preparatory Academy, Orange High School and Career And Innovation Academy Of Orange. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Public High School in Orange Board Of Education School District have a Graduation Rate of 91%, which is equal to the New Jersey average of 91%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Orange High School, with 91% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in New Jersey or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the New Jersey public high school average of 54% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Orange Board Of Education School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in New Jersey for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Orange Board Of Education School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (NJ)
# Schools
3 Schools
567 Schools
# Students
1,541 Students
445,070 Students
# Teachers
153 Teachers
36,455 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
10:1

District Rank

Orange Board Of Education School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 318 school districts in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90% has increased from 86% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (NJ)
Overall District Rank
#556 out of 652 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Orange Board Of Education   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Orange Board Of Education   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of NJ by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
57%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Orange Board Of Education   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of NJ by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
90%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Orange Board Of Education   School District and public school graduation rate of NJ by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.44
0.69
# American Indian Students
1 Student
503 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
2 Students
42,474 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
10%
# Hispanic Students
487 Students
118,503 Students
% Hispanic Students
32%
27%
# Black Students
1,046 Students
72,563 Students
% Black Students
68%
16%
# White Students
3 Students
204,577 Students
% White Students
n/a
46%
# Hawaiian Students
2 Students
892 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
n/a
5,558 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
1%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
220
# Students in K Grade:
-
2,758
# Students in 1st Grade:
-
2,717
# Students in 2nd Grade:
-
2,541
# Students in 3rd Grade:
-
2,505
# Students in 4th Grade:
-
2,328
# Students in 5th Grade:
-
2,405
# Students in 6th Grade:
-
2,975
# Students in 7th Grade:
-
5,875
# Students in 8th Grade:
303
7,062
# Students in 9th Grade:
271
102,835
# Students in 10th Grade:
316
99,945
# Students in 11th Grade:
292
98,626
# Students in 12th Grade:
277
97,589
# Ungraded Students:
82
14,689

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $22,740 in this school district is less than the state median of $24,440. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $22,090 is less than the state median of $24,498. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (NJ)
Total Revenue
$117 MM
$23 MM
This chart display total revenue of Orange Board Of Education   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending
$113 MM
$23 MM
This chart display total spending of Orange Board Of Education   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$22,740
$24,440
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Orange Board Of Education   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$22,090
$24,498
This chart display average spending per public school student in Orange Board Of Education   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Best Orange Board Of Education School District Public High Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Orange Preparatory Academy
Math: 31% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
400 Central Ave
Orange, NJ 07050
(973) 677-4135
Grades: 8-9
| 559 students
Rank: #22.
Orange High School
Math: 14% | Reading: 28%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
400 Lincoln Ave
Orange, NJ 07050
(973) 677-4050
Grades: 9-12
| 960 students
Career And Innovation Academy Of Orange
Alternative School
123 Cleveland Street
Orange, NJ 07050
(973) 673-0746
Grades: 9-12
| 22 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 1,541 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 100%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90% (Btm 50% in NJ)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 28% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 39% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.44

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