New Providence High School

  • New Providence High School serves 677 students in grades 9-12.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 54%.
  • New Providence High School operates within the New Providence Board Of Education School District.
  • New Providence Board Of Education School District's 96% graduation rate is higher than the NJ state average of 94%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 677 students has grown by 10% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 59 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
School TypeCharter School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2011)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students677 students
New Providence High School Total Students (1988-2016)
Gender %New Providence High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers59 teachers
New Providence High School Total Teachers (1988-2016)
Students by GradeNew Providence High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ration/a12:1
New Providence High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
15%
10%
New Providence High School Asian Students (1988-2016)
Hispanic
7%
26%
New Providence High School Black Students (1988-2016)
Black
1%
16%
New Providence High School Black Students (1990-2016)
White
77%
46%
New Providence High School White Students (1988-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsNew Providence High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.380.69
New Providence High School Diversity Score (1988-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
2%
33%
New Providence High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
New Providence High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2016)

District Comparison

  • New Providence Board Of Education School District's student population of 2,387 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 96% has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $16,060 in this district is less than the state average of $20,569. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $15,925 is less than the state average of $20,942. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameNew Providence Board Of Education School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
2
Number of Students Managed2,387921
New Providence Board Of Education School District Students Managed (1990-2016)
Graduation Rate96%94%
New Providence Board Of Education School District Graduation Rate (1995-2016)
District Total Revenue$36 MM$19 MM
New Providence Board Of Education School District District Total Revenue (1996-2016)
District Spending$36 MM$19 MM
New Providence Board Of Education School District District Spending (1996-2016)
District Revenue / Student$16,060$20,569
New Providence Board Of Education School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2016)
District Spending / Student$15,925$20,942
New Providence Board Of Education School District District Spending / Student (1995-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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