Phillipsburg High School



Phillipsburg High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Phillipsburg 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
9 380
10 427
11 418
12 372
UG 40

Phillipsburg High School is a public high school of the Phillipsburg School District located in Phillipsburg, NJ. It has 1,637 students in grades 9th through 12th. Phillipsburg High School is the 60th largest public high school in New Jersey and the 2,813th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 13.3 to 1.

Total Students: 1,637
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 123

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Phillipsburg High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 840
(51%)
840
(51%)
 Female 797
(49%)
797
(49%)

Phillipsburg High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 1,160
(71%)
1,160
(71%)
 Black 198
(12%)
198
(12%)
 Hispanic 187
(11%)
187
(11%)
 Asian 65
(4%)
65
(4%)
 Two or More 24
(1%)
24
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)

Phillipsburg High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 1,125
(69%)
1,125
(69%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 431
(26%)
431
(26%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 81
(5%)
81
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Phillipsburg High School is ranked 92nd out of 481 ranked schools in New Jersey, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Phillipsburg High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (31.3%) is slightly 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.

Phillipsburg High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1720
2006 1735
2007 1555
2008 1634
2009 1589
2010 1638
2011 1619
2012 1588
2013 1628
2014 1631
2015 1637

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.6
2006 13.7
2007 15.2
2008 14.9
2009 15.3
2010 16.4
2011 12.1
2012 13
2013 13.5
2014 13.9
2015 13.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.2203488372093
2006 0.17521613832853
2007
2008 0.22154222766218
2009 0.2196349905601
2010 0.21672771672772
2011 0.26374305126621
2012 0.26007556675063
2013 0.29791154791155
2014 0.31391784181484
2015 0.31276725717776

Compare Phillipsburg High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,135.9% 11.4:1
 
1,330.0% 13.3:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 31.3%
 
State Average 34.7%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

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