East Side High School



East Side High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

East Side 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
9 565
10 424
11 372
12 277
UG 161

East Side High School is a public high school of the Newark Public School District located in Newark, NJ. It has 1,799 students in grades 9th through 12th. East Side High School is the 49th largest public high school in New Jersey and the 2,194th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.6 to 1.

Total Students: 1,799
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 115

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East Side High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 964
(54%)
4,901
(50%)
 Female 835
(46%)
4,871
(50%)

East Side High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 1,077
(60%)
3,207
(33%)
 White 419
(23%)
765
(8%)
 Black 279
(16%)
5,695
(58%)
 Asian 20
(1%)
80
(1%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
14
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
8
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

East Side High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 937
(52%)
6,213
(64%)
 Not Eligible 803
(45%)
3,139
(32%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 59
(3%)
420
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

East Side High School is ranked 25th out of 481 ranked schools in New Jersey, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of East Side High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (55.4%) 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.

East Side High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1564
2006 1667
2007 1553
2008 1452
2009 1443
2010 1250
2011 1372
2012 1479
2013 1440
2014 1628
2015 1799

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.2
2006 15.2
2007 15.7
2008 15.2
2009 17.6
2010 15.1
2011 14.1
2012 12.4
2013 12.1
2014 13.9
2015 15.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.31457800511509
2006 0.60827834433113
2007 0.57437218287186
2008 0.78030303030303
2009 0.74982674982675
2010 0.732
2011 0.70408163265306
2012 0.85868830290737
2013 0.81944444444444
2014 0.78439803439803
2015 0.55364091161757

Compare East Side High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,135.9% 11.4:1
 
1,560.0% 15.6:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 34.7%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
This School 55.4%
 

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