Elizabeth High School



Elizabeth High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Elizabeth High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 220
10 219
11 201
12 204

Elizabeth High School is a public high school of the Elizabeth Public Schools located in Elizabeth, NJ. It has 844 students in grades 9th through 12th. Elizabeth High School is the 225th largest public high school in New Jersey and the 7,027th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 16.2 to 1.

Total Students: 844
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 52

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Elizabeth High School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 487
(58%)
3,013
(49%)
 Male 357
(42%)
3,099
(51%)

Elizabeth High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 611
(72%)
4,326
(71%)
 White 103
(12%)
434
(7%)
 Black 86
(10%)
1,240
(20%)
 Asian 44
(5%)
105
(2%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
5
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Elizabeth High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 512
(61%)
4,612
(75%)
 Not Eligible 228
(27%)
967
(16%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 104
(12%)
533
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Elizabeth High School is ranked 65th out of 481 ranked schools in New Jersey, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Elizabeth High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (73.0%) is significantly higher than the state average of 34.7%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Elizabeth High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 5216
2006 5279
2007 5111
2008 5017
2009 623
2010 687
2011 721
2012 769
2013 816
2014 840
2015 844

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.9
2006 12.9
2007 11.7
2008 11.5
2009 12.5
2010 11.4
2011 12.6
2012 14.5
2013 15.1
2014 16.2
2015 16.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.6978527607362
2006 0.68118961924607
2007 0.66014478575621
2008 0.75782340043851
2009 0.76243980738363
2010 0.82387190684134
2011 0.75450762829404
2012 0.78023407022107
2013 0.76102941176471
2014 0.71547619047619
2015 0.72985781990521

Compare Elizabeth High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,135.9% 11.4:1
 
1,620.0% 16.2:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 34.7%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
This School 73.0%
 

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