Orange High School

Tel: (973)677-4050
  • Orange High School serves 825 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the NJ average of 12:1.
  • 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 825 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 81 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students825 students
Orange High School Total Students (1988-2016)
Gender %Orange High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers81 teachers
Orange High School Total Teachers (1988-2016)
Students by GradeOrange High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 11:1 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 Ratio10:112:1
Orange High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2016)
Asian
n/a
10%
Orange High School Asian Students (1989-2008)
Hispanic
25%
26%
Orange High School Black Students (1988-2016)
Black
75%
16%
Orange High School Black Students (1988-2016)
White
n/a
46%
Orange High School White Students (1988-1996)
All Ethnic GroupsOrange High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.380.43
Orange High School Diversity Score (1988-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
33%
Orange High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
Orange High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2016)

District Comparison

  • Orange Board Of Education School District's student population of 5,114 students has grown by 8% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 74% has increased from 69% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $25,038 is higher than the state average of $20,569. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $24,352 is higher than the state average of $20,942. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District NameOrange Board Of Education School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
2
Number of Students Managed5,114921
Orange Board Of Education School District Students Managed (1990-2016)
Graduation Rate74%94%
Orange Board Of Education School District Graduation Rate (1995-2016)
District Total Revenue$118 MM$19 MM
Orange Board Of Education School District District Total Revenue (1996-2016)
District Spending$114 MM$19 MM
Orange Board Of Education School District District Spending (1996-2016)
District Revenue / Student$25,038$20,569
Orange Board Of Education School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2016)
District Spending / Student$24,352$20,942
Orange 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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    Grades: PK-7 | 704 students
    0.2 miles
    216 Lincoln Ave
    Orange, NJ 07050
    (973)677-4130
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    0.5 miles
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    Fairfield, NJ 07004
    (973)575-0469
    0.5 7-12 31
  • Orange Forest Street Elementary School
    Grades: PK-7 | 399 students
    0.5 miles
    651 Forest St
    Orange, NJ 07050
    (973)677-4120
    0.5 PK-7 399
  • West Orange Hazel Avenue Elementary School
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    0.6 miles
    45 Hazel Ave
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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.