Vernon Township High School

  • Vernon Township High School serves 1,081 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NJ average of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 52%.
  • Vernon Township High School operates within the Vernon Township School District.
  • Vernon Township School District's 88% graduation rate is lower than the NJ state average of 94%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1081 students has declined by 16% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 97 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,081 students
Vernon Township High School Total Students (1987-2015)
Gender % Vernon Township High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 97 teachers
Vernon Township High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Vernon Township High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.19 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 11:1 13:1
Vernon Township High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
10%
Vernon Township High School Asian Students (1992-2013)
Hispanic
7%
25%
Vernon Township High School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
3%
16%
Vernon Township High School Black Students (1990-2015)
White
90%
48%
Vernon Township High School White Students (1990-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Vernon Township High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Vernon Township 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.
0.19 0.42
Vernon Township 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.
9%
31%
Vernon Township 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.
5%
5%
Vernon Township High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Vernon Township School District's student population of 3,329 students has decreased by 12% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 88% has decreased from 98% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $22,231 is higher than the state average of $21,422. The district revenue/student has grown by 29% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $22,738 is higher than the state average of $21,053. The district spending/student has grown by 33% over four years.
School District Name Vernon Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
2
Number of Students Managed 3,329 954
Vernon Township School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 88% 94%
Vernon Township School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $78 MM $20 MM
Vernon Township School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $80 MM $20 MM
Vernon Township School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $22,231 $21,422
Vernon Township School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $22,738 $21,053
Vernon Township 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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    VernonNJ 07462
    (973)764-2890
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