West Morris Central High School

  • West Morris Central High School serves 1,298 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 52% (which is higher 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 68% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • West Morris Central High School's student population of 1,298 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 97 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,298 students
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Total Classroom Teachers97 teachers
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School Comparison

  • West Morris Central High School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of West Morris Central High School is 0.22, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#679 out of 2,236 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
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Asian
4%
10%
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Hispanic
6%
27%
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Black
1%
16%
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White
88%
45%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in West Morris Central High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.220.43
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Graduation Rate
97%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
1%
33%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWest Morris Regional High School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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