Wayne Valley High School

Tel: (973)317-2200
  • Wayne Valley High School serves 1,337 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 39% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 40%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 53% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 50%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Wayne Valley High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 54%.
  • Wayne Valley High School operates within the Wayne Township Public School District.
  • Wayne Township Public School District's 96% graduation rate is higher than the New Jersey state average of 90%.

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School Overview

  • Wayne Valley High School's student population of 1337 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 121 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,337 students
Wayne Valley High School Total Students (1988-2016)
Gender %Wayne Valley High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers121 teachers
Wayne Valley High School Total Teachers (1988-2016)
Students by GradeWayne Valley High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Wayne Valley High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2236 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wayne Valley High School is 0.30, which is less 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
40%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
50%
Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
Wayne Valley High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2016)
Asian
5%
10%
Wayne Valley High School Asian Students (1988-2016)
Hispanic
11%
26%
Wayne Valley High School Black Students (1991-2016)
Black
1%
16%
Wayne Valley High School Black Students (1990-2016)
White
83%
46%
Wayne Valley High School White Students (1988-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsWayne Valley High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.300.43
Wayne Valley High School Diversity Score (1988-2016)
Graduation Rate
96%
90%
Wayne Valley High School Graduation Rate (2011-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
33%
Wayne Valley High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
Wayne Valley High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Wayne Valley High School is Wayne Township Public School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 656 school districts in New Jersey (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Wayne Township Public School District's student population of 8,021 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 96% has increased from 95% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $17,422 in this district is less than the state average of $20,569. The district revenue/student has declined by 15% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $17,449 is less than the state average of $20,942. The district spending/student has declined by 8% over four school years.
    School District NameWayne Township Public School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    14
    2
    Number of Students Managed8,021921
    Wayne Township Public School District Students Managed (1990-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    55%
    40%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    64%
    50%
    District Graduation Rate
    96%
    90%
    District Total Revenue$146 MM$19 MM
    District Spending$146 MM$19 MM
    District Revenue / Student$17,422$20,569
    District Spending / Student$17,449$20,942
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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