Shawnee High School

  • Shawnee High School serves 1,597 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the NJ average of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is less than the state average of 52%.
  • Shawnee High School operates within the Lenape Regional High School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1597 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 124 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,597 students
Shawnee High School Total Students (1987-2015)
Gender % Shawnee High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 124 teachers
Shawnee High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Shawnee High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.15 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 13:1 13:1
Shawnee High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
4%
10%
Shawnee High School Asian Students (1990-2015)
Hispanic
2%
25%
Shawnee High School Black Students (1993-2015)
Black
2%
16%
Shawnee High School Black Students (1990-2015)
White
92%
48%
Shawnee High School White Students (1990-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Shawnee High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Shawnee 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.
0.15 0.42
Shawnee 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.
4%
31%
Shawnee High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2015)
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.
2%
5%
Shawnee High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2009-2015)

District Comparison

  • Lenape Regional High School District's student population of 6,841 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $22,636 is higher than the state average of $21,422. The district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $21,037 is less than the state average of $21,053. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Lenape Regional High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
2
Number of Students Managed 6,841 954
Lenape Regional High School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate n/a 94%
Lenape Regional High School District Graduation Rate (1994-2005)
District Total Revenue $158 MM $20 MM
Lenape Regional High School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $147 MM $20 MM
Lenape Regional High School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $22,636 $21,422
Lenape Regional High School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $21,037 $21,053
Lenape Regional High 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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