Metuchen High School



Metuchen High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Metuchen 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
9 164
10 140
11 147
12 140
UG 50

Metuchen High School is a public high school of the Metuchen Public Schools located in Metuchen, NJ. It has 641 students in grades 9th through 12th. Metuchen High School is the 283rd largest public high school in New Jersey and the 8,763rd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 12.0 to 1.

Total Students: 641
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12:1
Full Time Teachers: 53.2

Support Your School With Shirts and Apparel

Sale price: $19.99
Sale price: $22.99

Search for Former MHS Students

Metuchen High School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 336
(52%)
336
(52%)
 Male 305
(48%)
305
(48%)

Metuchen High School Students by Ethnicity

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 White 456
(71%)
456
(71%)
 Asian 79
(12%)
79
(12%)
 Hispanic 57
(9%)
57
(9%)
 Black 45
(7%)
45
(7%)
 Two or More 4
(1%)
4
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Metuchen High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

Outer ring represents school district
  School District*
 Not Eligible 573
(89%)
573
(89%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 48
(7%)
48
(7%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 20
(3%)
20
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Metuchen High School is ranked 343rd out of 0 ranked schools in New Jersey, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Metuchen High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (10.6%) is lower than the state average of 32.5%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Metuchen High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 587
2006 646
2007 642
2008 621
2009 609
2010 602
2011 613
2012 641

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.2
2006 13.5
2007 14.9
2008 13.2
2009 14.2
2010 14.5
2011 11.7
2012 12

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.066439522998296
2006 0.074303405572755
2007 0.065420560747664
2008 0.057971014492754
2009 0.068965517241379
2010 0.079734219269103
2011 0.083197389885808
2012 0.10608424336973

Compare Metuchen High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,151.9% 11.5:1
 
1,200.0% 12.0:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 10.6%
 
State Average 32.5%
 
National Average 46.8%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Metuchen High School
Metuchen, NJ
Public 09 - 12 641 12:1  
St Joseph High School
Metuchen, NJ
Private 09 - 12 762 12:1 1 miles
Lakeview School
Edison, NJ
Private UG - UG 157 7:1 1 miles
John P. Stevens High School
Edison, NJ
Public 09 - 12 2,140 14.3:1 2 miles
Bishop George Ahr High School
Edison, NJ
Private 09 - 12 886 16:1 3 miles
John F. Kennedy High School
Iselin, NJ
Public 09 - 12 1,408 12.4:1 3 miles
Woodbridge High School
Woodbridge, NJ
Public 09 - 12 1,418 10.7:1 4 miles
Wardlaw-Hartridge School
Edison, NJ
Private PK - 12 446 8:1 4 miles
Timothy Christian School
Piscataway, NJ
Private KG - 12 477 10:1 4 miles
Alminhaal Academy
South Plainfield, NJ
Private PK - 12 317 9:1 4 miles
Colonia High School
Colonia, NJ
Public 09 - 12 1,383 11:1 4 miles
High Schools Elementary Schools

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 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

Copyright 2018. High-Schools.com. All Rights Reserved.