Princeton High School



Princeton High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Princeton 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
9 400
10 415
11 386
12 374
UG 3

Princeton High School is a public high school of the Princeton Public Schools located in Princeton, NJ. It has 1,578 students in grades 9th through 12th. Princeton High School is the 69th largest public high school in New Jersey and the 3,046th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 12.5 to 1.

Total Students: 1,578
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 126.2

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Princeton High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 834
(53%)
834
(53%)
 Female 744
(47%)
744
(47%)

Princeton High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 951
(60%)
951
(60%)
 Asian 347
(22%)
347
(22%)
 Hispanic 134
(8%)
134
(8%)
 Black 85
(5%)
85
(5%)
 Two or More 58
(4%)
58
(4%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Princeton High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 1,439
(91%)
1,439
(91%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 114
(7%)
114
(7%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 25
(2%)
25
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Princeton High School is ranked 284th out of 481 ranked schools in New Jersey, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Princeton High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (8.8%) 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.

Princeton High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1257
2006 1982
2007 1307
2008 1360
2009 1413
2010 1420
2011 1375
2012 1447
2013 1469
2014 1519
2015 1578

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.7
2006 21.5
2007 16.3
2008 14.4
2009 13.3
2010 13.8
2011 11.9
2012 12.1
2013 12.5
2014 12.1
2015 12.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.031821797931583
2006 0.028758829465187
2007 0.064269319051262
2008 0.069852941176471
2009 0.070771408351026
2010 0.071830985915493
2011 0.080727272727273
2012 0.10020732550104
2013 0.091899251191287
2014 0.085582620144832
2015 0.08808618504436

Compare Princeton High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,135.9% 11.4:1
 
1,250.0% 12.5:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 8.8%
 
State Average 34.7%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

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Public 09 - 12 1,578 12.5:1  
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Private PK - 11 179 6:1 5 miles
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Private PK - 12 596 9:1 5 miles
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