Vernon Township High School

Vernon Township High School serves 1,139 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NJ average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 51%.
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 1139 students has declined by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 101 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,139 students
Vernon Township High School Total Students (1989-2014)
Gender % Vernon Township High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 101 teachers
Vernon Township High School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
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 0.17 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 (1987-2014)
Hispanic
7%
24%
Vernon Township High School Black Students (1989-2014)
Black
2%
16%
Vernon Township High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
91%
49%
Vernon Township High School White Students (1989-2014)
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.
0.17 0.42
Vernon Township High School Diversity Score (1989-2014)
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%
32%
Vernon Township High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2014)
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 (2001-2014)

District Comparison

Vernon Township School District's student population of 3,505 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 88% has decreased from 93% over five years.
The revenue/student of $18,264 in this district is less than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $18,197 is less than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District Name Vernon Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
2
Number of Students Managed 3,505 918
Vernon Township   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 88% 94%
Vernon Township   School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $78 MM $20 MM
Vernon Township   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $78 MM $20 MM
Vernon Township   School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $18,264 $19,116
Vernon Township   School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $18,197 $19,190
Vernon Township   School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Warwick Valley High School (5.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lounsberry Hollow Middle School (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Rolling Hills Primary School (1.8 miles away)
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  • VernonRolling Hills Primary School
    Grades: 2-4 | 385 students
    1.8 miles
    60 Sammis Rd
    VernonNJ 07462
    (973)764-2784
    1.82-4385
  • VernonLounsberry Hollow Middle School
    Grades: 5-6 | 543 students
    2 miles
    30 Sammis Rd
    VernonNJ 07462
    (973)764-8745
    25-6543
  • VernonCedar Mountain Primary School
    Grades: 2-4 | 357 students
    2.1 miles
    17 Sammis Rd
    VernonNJ 07462
    (973)764-2890
    2.12-4357
  • VernonGlen Meadow Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 554 students
    2.3 miles
    7 Sammis Rd
    VernonNJ 07462
    (973)764-8981
    2.37-8554
  • VernonWalnut Ridge Primary School
    Grades: PK-1 | 527 students
    2.7 miles
    625 Route 517
    VernonNJ 07462
    (973)764-2801
    2.7PK-1527

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