Summit High School

125 Kent Place Blvd

Summit, NJ 07901
(School attendance zone shown in map)

Tel: (908)273-1494
  • Summit High School serves 1,278 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the NJ average of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 54%.
  • Summit High School operates within the Summit Public School District.
  • Summit Public School District's 94% graduation rate is equal to the NJ state average of 94%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1278 students has grown by 14% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 108 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,278 students
Summit High School Total Students (1988-2016)
Gender %Summit High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers108 teachers
Summit High School Total Teachers (1988-2016)
Students by GradeSummit High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.51 is more 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 Ratio12:112:1
Summit High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2016)
Asian
8%
10%
Summit High School Asian Students (1988-2016)
Hispanic
16%
26%
Summit High School Black Students (1988-2016)
Black
5%
16%
Summit High School Black Students (1988-2016)
White
68%
46%
Summit High School White Students (1988-2016)
Two or more races
3%
2%
Summit High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsSummit High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.510.43
Summit High School Diversity Score (1988-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
33%
Summit High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
Summit High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2016)

District Comparison

  • Summit Public School District's student population of 4,099 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 94% has decreased from 99% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $18,313 in this district is less than the state average of $20,569. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $18,023 is less than the state average of $20,942. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameSummit Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
2
Number of Students Managed4,099921
Summit Public School District Students Managed (1990-2016)
Graduation Rate94%94%
Summit Public School District Graduation Rate (1998-2016)
District Total Revenue$76 MM$19 MM
Summit Public School District District Total Revenue (1996-2016)
District Spending$74 MM$19 MM
Summit Public School District District Spending (1996-2016)
District Revenue / Student$18,313$20,569
Summit Public School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2016)
District Spending / Student$18,023$20,942
Summit Public 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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  • Summit Washington Elementary School
    Grades: 1-5 | 350 students
    0.5 miles
    507 Morris Ave
    Summit, NJ 07901
    (908)273-0817
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  • Summit Lincoln-hubbard Elementary School
    Grades: 1-5 | 293 students
    0.6 miles
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    Summit, NJ 07901
    (908)273-1333
    0.6 1-5 293
  • Summit Franklin Elementary School
    Grades: 1-5 | 345 students
    0.7 miles
    136 Blackburn Road
    Summit, NJ 07901
    (908)277-2613
    0.7 1-5 345
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    0.7 miles
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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.