Orange High School

400 Lincoln Ave
Orange, NJ 07050
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 973 students in grades 9-12, Orange High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 36%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 21-39% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is equal to the New Jersey state level of 11:1.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 973 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • : 74% (Btm 50% in NJ)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • : 21-39% (Btm 50%)
  • : 8% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

School Overview

Orange High School's student population of 973 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 86 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
973 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
86 teachers
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School Rankings

Orange High School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 2,201 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Orange High School is 0.50, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (NJ)
#1985 out of 2201 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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≤5%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Orange 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 2021-22 school year data.
21-39%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Orange 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 2021-22 school year data.
8%
23%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Orange High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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10%
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Hispanic
47%
32%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Orange High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
53%
15%
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White
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40%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
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3%
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in New Jersey.
0.50
This chart display the diversity score of Orange High School and the public school average diversity score of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
74%
85%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
30%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Orange High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Orange High School's ranking?
Orange High School is ranked #1985 out of 2,201 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New Jersey.
What schools are Orange High School often compared to?
Orange High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like West Orange High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤5% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% NJ state average), while 21-39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NJ state average).
What is the graduation rate of Orange High School?
The graduation rate of Orange High School is 74%, which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 85%.
How many students attend Orange High School?
973 students attend Orange High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
53% of Orange High School students are Black, and 47% of students are Hispanic.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Orange High School?
Orange High School has a student ration of 11:1, which is equal to the New Jersey state average of 11:1.
What grades does Orange High School offer ?
Orange High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Orange High School part of?
Orange High School is part of Orange Board Of Education School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 973 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • : 74% (Btm 50%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • : 21-39% (Btm 50%)
  • : 8% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

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