Linden High School



Linden High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Linden 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
9 386
10 422
11 445
12 411
UG 42

Linden High School is a public high school of the Linden Public School District located in Linden, NJ. It has 1,706 students in grades 9th through 12th. Linden High School is the 56th largest public high school in New Jersey and the 2,544th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 13.2 to 1.

Total Students: 1,706
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 129

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Linden High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 882
(52%)
882
(52%)
 Female 824
(48%)
824
(48%)

Linden High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 683
(40%)
683
(40%)
 Hispanic 624
(37%)
624
(37%)
 White 341
(20%)
341
(20%)
 Asian 34
(2%)
34
(2%)
 Two or More 17
(1%)
17
(1%)
 American Indian 4
(0%)
4
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
3
(0%)

Linden High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 786
(46%)
786
(46%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 733
(43%)
733
(43%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 187
(11%)
187
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Linden High School is ranked 30th out of 481 ranked schools in New Jersey, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Linden High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (53.9%) is 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.

Linden High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1929
2006 1915
2007 1840
2008 1959
2009 1888
2010 1798
2011 1785
2012 1751
2013 1775
2014 1769
2015 1706

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.9
2006 14.1
2007 20.7
2008 14.5
2009 15.2
2010 15.8
2011 12.2
2012 13.4
2013 13.7
2014 13.2
2015 13.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.36236391912908
2006 0.38381201044386
2007 0.41521739130435
2008 0.39305768249107
2009 0.41525423728814
2010 0.45773081201335
2011 0.44705882352941
2012 0.51113649343232
2013 0.58253521126761
2014 0.58168456755229
2015 0.53927315357562

Compare Linden High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,135.9% 11.4:1
 
1,320.0% 13.2:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 34.7%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
This School 53.9%
 

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Public 09 - 12 1,706 13.2:1  
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