Trenton Central High School - West Campus

  • Trenton Central High School - West Campus serves 720 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 2% (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 13% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Trenton Central High School - West Campus's student population of 720 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 61 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students720 students
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Total Classroom Teachers61 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Trenton Central High School - West Campus's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Trenton Central High School - West Campus is 0.51, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. 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#2209 out of 2,236 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
2%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
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Asian
n/a
10%
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Hispanic
51%
27%
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Black
48%
16%
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White
1%
45%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Trenton Central High School - West Campus.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.510.43
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Graduation Rate85-89%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTrenton Public School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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