Pennsauken High School



Pennsauken High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Pennsauken 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
9 333
10 370
11 371
12 361
UG 42

Pennsauken High School is a public high school of the Pennsauken Township Board of Education School District located in Pennsauken, NJ. It has 1,477 students in grades 9th through 12th. Pennsauken High School is the 83rd largest public high school in New Jersey and the 3,292nd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 11.5 to 1.

Total Students: 1,477
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 128

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Pennsauken High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 792
(54%)
1,205
(53%)
 Female 685
(46%)
1,069
(47%)

Pennsauken High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 543
(37%)
802
(35%)
 Hispanic 511
(35%)
865
(38%)
 White 252
(17%)
367
(16%)
 Asian 170
(12%)
239
(11%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Pennsauken High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 737
(50%)
1,198
(53%)
 Not Eligible 567
(38%)
789
(35%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 173
(12%)
287
(13%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Pennsauken High School is ranked 26th out of 0 ranked schools in New Jersey, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Pennsauken High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (61.6%) is higher than the state average of 32.5%. 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.

Pennsauken High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1812
2006 1783
2007 1724
2008 1602
2009 1612
2010 1570
2011 1573
2012 1477

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.5
2006 14
2007 16.1
2008 13.3
2009 13
2010 13.9
2011 12.2
2012 11.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.4205298013245
2006 0.4301738642737
2007 0.45011600928074
2008 0.51248439450687
2009 0.55086848635236
2010 0.53757961783439
2011 0.59694850603942
2012 0.61611374407583

Compare Pennsauken High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,150.0% 11.5:1
 
1,151.9% 11.5:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 32.5%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 61.6%
 

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