Verona High School

151 Fairview Ave
Verona, NJ 07044
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 50%
Serving 642 students in grades 9-12, Verona High School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 26%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 60% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 642 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • : ≥95% (Top 20% in NJ)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 25% (Top 50%)
  • : 60-64% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Verona High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

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School Overview

Verona High School's student population of 642 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 55 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
642 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
55 teachers
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School Rankings

Verona High School ranks within the top 50% of all 2,183 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Verona High School is 0.36, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (NJ)
#708 out of 2183 schools
(Top 50%)
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25%
26%
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60-64%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Verona High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
11:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
3%
10%
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Hispanic
12%
32%
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Black
2%
15%
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White
79%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.36
This chart display the diversity score of Verona High School and the public school average diversity score of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
≥95%
88%
This chart display graduation rate of Verona High School and public school graduation rate of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
1%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (05-06)
1%
6%
School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Verona High School's ranking?
Verona High School is ranked #708 out of 2,183 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in New Jersey.
What schools are Verona High School often compared to?
Verona High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Cedar Grove High School, Livingston High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
25% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 26% NJ state average), while 60-64% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% NJ state average).
What is the graduation rate of Verona High School?
The graduation rate of Verona High School is 95%, which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 88%.
How many students attend Verona High School?
642 students attend Verona High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
79% of Verona High School students are White, 12% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Asian, 3% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Black, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Verona High School?
Verona High School has a student ration of 12:1, which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 11:1.
What grades does Verona High School offer ?
Verona High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Verona High School part of?
Verona High School is part of Verona Public School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 642 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • : ≥95% (Top 20%)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 25% (Top 50%)
  • : 60-64% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

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