Harrison High School



Harrison High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Harrison 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
9 149
10 178
11 180
12 174
UG 1

Harrison High School is a public high school of the Harrison Public Schools located in Harrison, NJ. It has 682 students in grades 9th through 12th. Harrison High School is the 278th largest public high school in New Jersey and the 8,468th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 12.1 to 1.

Total Students: 682
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 56.4

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Harrison High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 359
(53%)
359
(53%)
 Female 323
(47%)
323
(47%)

Harrison High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 496
(73%)
496
(73%)
 White 148
(22%)
148
(22%)
 Asian 21
(3%)
21
(3%)
 Black 15
(2%)
15
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Harrison High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 464
(68%)
464
(68%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 119
(17%)
119
(17%)
 Not Eligible 99
(15%)
99
(15%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Harrison High School is ranked 73rd out of 481 ranked schools in New Jersey, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Harrison High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (85.5%) 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.

Harrison High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 637
2006 654
2007 641
2008 612
2009 646
2010 624
2011 654
2012 655
2013 670
2014 698
2015 682

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.7
2006 13
2007 14.2
2008 13.6
2009 13.5
2010 12.1
2011 12.2
2012 12.8
2013 12.9
2014 13.1
2015 12.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.46310832025118
2006 0.50611620795107
2007 0.65210608424337
2008 0.71241830065359
2009 0.77244582043344
2010 0.77724358974359
2011 0.81039755351682
2012 0.84885496183206
2013 0.86417910447761
2014 0.85959885386819
2015 0.85483870967742

Compare Harrison High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,135.9% 11.4:1
 
1,210.0% 12.1:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 34.7%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
This School 85.5%
 

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Data on U.S. Public High Schools & Private High Schools

Data provided by the National Center for Education Statistics. The data displayed is compiled from the most recent sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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