Orange High School

Tel: (973)677-4050
  • Orange High School serves 834 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the NJ average of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 52%.
  • Orange High School operates within the Orange Board Of Education School District.
  • Orange Board Of Education School District's 74% graduation rate is lower than the NJ state average of 94%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 834 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 82 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 834 students
Orange High School Total Students (1987-2015)
Gender % Orange High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 82 teachers
Orange High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Orange High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.34 is less than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1 13:1
Orange High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
10%
Orange High School Asian Students (1989-2008)
Hispanic
21%
25%
Orange High School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
79%
16%
Orange High School Black Students (1990-2015)
White
n/a
48%
Orange High School White Students (1988-1996)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Orange High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Orange High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.34 0.42
Orange High School Diversity Score (1987-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
67%
31%
Orange High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
5%
Orange High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Orange Board Of Education School District's student population of 5,185 students has grown by 12% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 74% has decreased from 96% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $23,261 is higher than the state average of $21,422. The district revenue/student has declined by 17% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $22,865 is higher than the state average of $21,053. The district spending/student has declined by 19% over four years.
School District Name Orange Board Of Education School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
2
Number of Students Managed 5,185 954
Orange Board Of Education School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 74% 94%
Orange Board Of Education School District Graduation Rate (1995-2010)
District Total Revenue $112 MM $20 MM
Orange Board Of Education School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $110 MM $20 MM
Orange Board Of Education School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $23,261 $21,422
Orange Board Of Education School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $22,865 $21,053
Orange Board Of Education School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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