Wildwood High School

  • Wildwood High School serves 241 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 15-19% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 40%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Wildwood 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 bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 54%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Wildwood High School's student population of 241 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2013)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students241 students
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Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wildwood High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,236 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 5:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wildwood High School is 0.58, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#1897 out of 2,236 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
40%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio5:112:1
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Asian
n/a
10%
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Hispanic
48%
26%
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Black
8%
16%
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White
44%
46%
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Diversity Score0.580.69
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Graduation Rate75-79%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWildwood City School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Wildwood High School is Lower Cape May Regional High School (4.8 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is (0.0 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is (0.0 miles away)
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