New Providence High School

  • New Providence High School serves 677 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NJ average of 12:1.
  • 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.
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

  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.38 is less than the state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
New Providence High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2016)
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 Score0.380.43
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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    0 miles
    35 Pioneer Drive
    New Providence, NJ 07974
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    0 7-8 367
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    Grades: PK-6 | 686 students
    0.6 miles
    80 Jones Dr
    New Providence, NJ 07974
    (908)464-4707
    0.6 PK-6 686
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    Grades: 4-12 | 51 students
    0.8 miles
    330 Central Avenue
    New Providence, NJ 07974
    (908)508-1345
    0.8 4-12 51
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    Grades: K-6 | 657 students
    1.1 miles
    40 Maple St
    New Providence, NJ 07974
    (908)464-7100
    1.1 K-6 657
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    1.5 miles
    175 Watchung Boulevard
    Berkeley Heights, NJ 07922
    (908)464-3100
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Did You Know?
New Jersey public schools have a diversity score of 0.43, which is higher than the national average of 0.32. The most diverse school district in New Jersey is The Ethical Community Charter School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Jersey or national school diversity statistics.