Teaneck High School

  • Teaneck High School serves 1,253 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 59% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Teaneck High School's student population of 1,253 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 121 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,253 students
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Total Classroom Teachers121 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Teaneck High School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Teaneck High School is 0.70, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#1761 out of 2,236 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:112:1
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Asian
10%
10%
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Hispanic
34%
27%
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Black
41%
16%
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White
12%
45%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score0.700.70
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Graduation Rate
89%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School District NameTeaneck School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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