Rahway High School



Rahway High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Rahway 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
9 320
10 259
11 249
12 200
UG 12

Rahway High School is a public high school of the Rahway Public School District located in Rahway, NJ. It has 1,040 students in grades 9th through 12th. Rahway High School is the 174th largest public high school in New Jersey and the 5,616th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 10.5 to 1.

Total Students: 1,040
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 10.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 99.5

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Rahway High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 571
(55%)
863
(54%)
 Female 469
(45%)
747
(46%)

Rahway High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 496
(48%)
749
(47%)
 Hispanic 339
(33%)
525
(33%)
 White 173
(17%)
284
(18%)
 Asian 18
(2%)
34
(2%)
 Two or More 6
(1%)
10
(1%)
 American Indian 6
(1%)
6
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
2
(0%)

Rahway High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 462
(44%)
668
(41%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 454
(44%)
742
(46%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 124
(12%)
200
(12%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Rahway High School is ranked 69th out of 0 ranked schools in New Jersey, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Rahway High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (55.6%) 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.

Rahway High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1139
2006 1190
2007 1175
2008 1227
2009 1204
2010 1096
2011 1133
2012 1040

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.5
2006 12
2007 14.9
2008 13.9
2009 13.5
2010 13
2011 11.3
2012 10.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.41352063213345
2006 0.4672268907563
2007 0.42553191489362
2008 0.39527302363488
2009 0.42857142857143
2010 0.47627737226277
2011 0.49514563106796
2012 0.55576923076923

Compare Rahway High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,050.0% 10.5:1
 
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 55.6%
 

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