Essex High School



Essex High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Essex High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 1
9 1
10 3
11 5
12 4
UG 18

Essex High School is a public high school of the Essex Regional Educational Services Commission School District located in Passaic, NJ. It has 32 students in grades 7th through 12th. Essex High School is the 474th largest public high school in New Jersey and the 23,559th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 8.0 to 1.

Total Students: 32
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 8:1
Full Time Teachers: 4

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Essex High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 25
(78%)
67
(81%)
 Female 7
(22%)
16
(19%)

Essex High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 20
(63%)
66
(80%)
 Hispanic 12
(38%)
17
(20%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 White 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Essex High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 24
(75%)
58
(70%)
 Not Eligible 8
(25%)
19
(23%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
6
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Essex High School is ranked 413th out of 481 ranked schools in New Jersey, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Essex High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (75.0%) 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.

Essex High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 31
2006 34
2007 43
2008 41
2009 37
2010 18
2011 8
2012 35
2013 26
2014 21
2015 32

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.5
2006 17
2007 21.5
2008 5.4
2009 9.2
2010 4.5
2011 0.8
2012 N/A
2013 4
2014 4.2
2015 8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.70967741935484
2006 0.91176470588235
2007 0.76744186046512
2008 0.78048780487805
2009 0.56756756756757
2010 0.44444444444444
2011 0.625
2012 0.37142857142857
2013 0.46153846153846
2014 0.66666666666667
2015 0.75

Compare Essex High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
800.0% 8.0:1
 
1,135.9% 11.4:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 34.7%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
This School 75.0%
 

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Public 07 - 12 32 8:1  
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