Summit High School

125 Kent Place Blvd
Summit, NJ 07901
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Summit High School serves 1,192 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70% (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 75% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Summit High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Summit High School's student population of 1,192 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 109 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,192 students
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Total Classroom Teachers109 teachers
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School Comparison

Summit High School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Summit High School is 0.55, 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
#363 out of 2239 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
7%
10%
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Hispanic
18%
29%
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Black
5%
15%
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White
64%
44%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
6%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.550.70
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Graduation Rate
98%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSummit Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Summit High School is Passaic Arts And Science Charter School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Washington Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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