American History High School



American History High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

American History High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 31
7 41
8 42
9 100
10 73
11 78
12 60
UG 20

American History High School is a public high school of the Newark Public School District located in Newark, NJ. It has 445 students in grades 6th through 12th. American History High School is the 350th largest public high school in New Jersey and the 11,686th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 12.7 to 1.

Total Students: 445
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 35

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American History High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 260
(58%)
4,871
(50%)
 Male 185
(42%)
4,901
(50%)

American History High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 351
(79%)
5,695
(58%)
 Hispanic 87
(20%)
3,207
(33%)
 Asian 5
(1%)
80
(1%)
 White 2
(0%)
765
(8%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
8
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
14
(0%)

American History High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 278
(62%)
6,213
(64%)
 Not Eligible 157
(35%)
3,139
(32%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 10
(2%)
420
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

American History High School is ranked 178th out of 481 ranked schools in New Jersey, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of American History High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (64.7%) 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.

American History High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2006 N/A
2007 158
2008 223
2009 288
2010 261
2011 283
2012 336
2013 398
2014 436
2015 445

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2006 N/A
2007 12.2
2008 11
2009 14.4
2010 14.5
2011 15
2012 9.9
2013 10.2
2014 10.1
2015 12.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2006
2007 0.55063291139241
2008 0.80717488789238
2009 0.79166666666667
2010 0.88505747126437
2011 0.82685512367491
2012 0.9077380952381
2013 0.85427135678392
2014 0.84862385321101
2015 0.64719101123596

Compare American History High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,135.9% 11.4:1
 
1,270.0% 12.7:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 34.7%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
This School 64.7%
 

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