Newark Early College High School

  • Newark Early College High School serves 419 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 4% (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 17% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.

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School Overview

  • Newark Early College High School's student population of 419 students has grown by 29% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students419 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Newark Early College High School's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has increased from 8:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Newark Early College High School is 0.20, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. 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#2127 out of 2,236 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
4%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Newark Early College 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Newark Early College 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio9:112:1
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Hispanic
11%
27%
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Black
89%
16%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Newark Early College High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.20n/a
This chart display the diversity score of Newark Early College High School and the public school average diversity score of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate75-79%
90%
Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Newark Early College High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Newark Early College High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNewark Public School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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