Arts High School



Arts High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Arts High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 39
8 50
9 190
10 143
11 137
12 143
UG 7

Arts High School is a public high school of the Newark Public School District located in Newark, NJ. It has 709 students in grades 7th through 12th. Arts High School is the 271st largest public high school in New Jersey and the 8,185th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 12.2 to 1.

Total Students: 709
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 58

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Arts High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 444
(63%)
4,871
(50%)
 Male 265
(37%)
4,901
(50%)

Arts High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 403
(57%)
5,695
(58%)
 Hispanic 250
(35%)
3,207
(33%)
 White 54
(8%)
765
(8%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
14
(0%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
80
(1%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
8
(0%)

Arts High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 421
(59%)
6,213
(64%)
 Not Eligible 236
(33%)
3,139
(32%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 52
(7%)
420
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Arts High School is ranked 105th out of 481 ranked schools in New Jersey, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Arts High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (66.7%) 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.

Arts High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 697
2006 672
2007 616
2008 591
2009 559
2010 540
2011 638
2012 685
2013 672
2014 684
2015 709

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.2
2006 14.3
2007 11.8
2008 12
2009 11.6
2010 11.9
2011 13.5
2012 11
2013 10.5
2014 11.6
2015 12.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.40889526542324
2006 0.65922619047619
2007 0.64772727272727
2008 0.78172588832487
2009 0.76386404293381
2010 0.7537037037037
2011 0.71316614420063
2012 0.82189781021898
2013 0.78571428571429
2014 0.73099415204678
2015 0.66713681241185

Compare Arts High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,135.9% 11.4:1
 
1,220.0% 12.2:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 34.7%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
This School 66.7%
 

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