Jefferson Township High School



Jefferson Township High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Jefferson Township 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
9 229
10 234
11 242
12 229
UG 87

Jefferson Township High School is a public high school of the Jefferson Township Public School District located in Oak Ridge, NJ. It has 1,021 students in grades 9th through 12th. Jefferson Township High School is the 182nd largest public high school in New Jersey and the 5,838th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 11.8 to 1.

Total Students: 1,021
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 86.2

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Jefferson Township High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 537
(53%)
537
(53%)
 Female 484
(47%)
484
(47%)

Jefferson Township High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 888
(87%)
888
(87%)
 Hispanic 70
(7%)
70
(7%)
 Asian 39
(4%)
39
(4%)
 Black 12
(1%)
12
(1%)
 Two or More 9
(1%)
9
(1%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Jefferson Township High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 918
(90%)
918
(90%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 78
(8%)
78
(8%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 25
(2%)
25
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Jefferson Township High School is ranked 318th out of 481 ranked schools in New Jersey, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Jefferson Township High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (10.1%) is lower than the state average of 34.7%. 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.

Jefferson Township High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1045
2006 1115
2007 1120
2008 1109
2009 1123
2010 1108
2011 1051
2012 1034
2013 1020
2014 1006
2015 1021

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.1
2006 13.8
2007 14.7
2008 13.2
2009 14.4
2010 14.6
2011 11.1
2012 11.1
2013 11.1
2014 11.2
2015 11.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.062200956937799
2006 0.074439461883408
2007 0.065178571428571
2008 0.074842200180343
2009 0.089047195013357
2010 N/A
2011 0.094196003805899
2012 0.12669245647969
2013 0.11960784313725
2014 0.11729622266402
2015 0.10088148873653

Compare Jefferson Township High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,135.9% 11.4:1
 
1,180.0% 11.8:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 10.1%
 
State Average 34.7%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

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