West Morris Mendham High School

65 East Main Street
Mendham, NJ 07945
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
West Morris Mendham High School serves 1,241 students in grades 9-12.
West Morris Mendham High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 66% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 85% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 57%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

West Morris Mendham High School's student population of 1,241 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 97 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,241 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
97 teachers
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School Rankings

West Morris Mendham High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,221 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of West Morris Mendham High School is 0.29, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#288 out of 2221 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
12:1
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American Indian
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Asian
6%
10%
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Hispanic
6%
29%
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Black
1%
15%
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White
84%
44%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.29
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Graduation Rate
98%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
1%
33%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,241 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 16%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 98% (Top 5% in NJ)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 66% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 85% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.29 (Btm 50%)

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