Williamstown High School

  • Williamstown High School serves 1,858 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 18% (which is lower 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 29% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Williamstown High School's student population of 1,858 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 126 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,858 students
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Total Classroom Teachers126 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Williamstown High School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Williamstown High School is 0.50, which is more 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#1993 out of 2,236 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:112:1
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Asian
3%
10%
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Hispanic
8%
27%
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Black
21%
16%
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White
67%
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 Williamstown High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.500.43
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Graduation Rate
89%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMonroe Township Public School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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