Parsippany High School

309 Baldwin Rd
Parsippany, NJ 07054
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Parsippany High School serves 897 students in grades 9-12.
Parsippany High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 66% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Parsippany High School places among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

Parsippany High School's student population of 897 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 90 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students897 students
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Total Classroom Teachers90 teachers
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School Comparison

Parsippany High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,239 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Parsippany High School is 0.65, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#973 out of 2239 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
34%
10%
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Hispanic
13%
29%
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Black
4%
15%
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White
47%
44%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.650.70
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Graduation Rate
95%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameParsippany-Troy Hills Township School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Parsippany High School is Boonton High School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Central Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Northvail Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Parsippany Northvail Elementary School Math: 84% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 377 students
    0.3 miles
    10 Eileen Court
    Parsippany, NJ 07054
    (973) 263-7070
    0.3 K-5 377
  • Parsippany Lake Hiawatha Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 395 students
    0.6 miles
    1 Lincoln Avenue
    Parsippany, NJ 07054
    (973) 263-4344
    0.6 PK-5 395
  • Parsippany Knollwood Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 401 students
    0.9 miles
    445 Knoll Road
    Parsippany, NJ 07054
    (973) 263-7060
    0.9 K-5 401
  • Parsippany Central Middle School Math: 62% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 793 students
    1.3 miles
    1620 Route 46
    Parsippany, NJ 07054
    (973) 263-7125
    1.3 6-8 793
  • Parsippany Rockaway Meadow Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 228 students
    1.3 miles
    160 Edwards Road
    Parsippany, NJ 07054
    (973) 263-7308
    1.3 K-5 228

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