11 Mill Ridge Road
Secaucus, NJ 07094
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Secaucus High School serves 635 students in grades 9-12.
Secaucus High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 33% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 66% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 57%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

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Secaucus High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

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School Overview

Secaucus High School's student population of 635 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 54 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
635 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
54 teachers
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School Rankings

Secaucus High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,221 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Secaucus High School is 0.68, 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 Data
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State Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#1222 out of 2221 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
22%
10%
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Hispanic
34%
29%
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Black
3%
15%
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White
40%
44%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.68
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 635 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 60%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 30% in NJ)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 66% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.68 (Top 20%)

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