Rutherford High School



Rutherford High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Rutherford 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
9 208
10 171
11 170
12 193
UG 8

Rutherford High School is a public high school of the Rutherford School District located in Rutherford, NJ. It has 750 students in grades 9th through 12th. Rutherford High School is the 251st largest public high school in New Jersey and the 7,821st largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 11.2 to 1.

Total Students: 750
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 67.26

Search for Former RHS Students

Rutherford High School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 380
(51%)
380
(51%)
 Male 370
(49%)
370
(49%)

Rutherford High School Students by Ethnicity

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 White 445
(59%)
445
(59%)
 Asian 135
(18%)
135
(18%)
 Hispanic 134
(18%)
134
(18%)
 Black 24
(3%)
24
(3%)
 Two or More 10
(1%)
10
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)

Rutherford High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

Outer ring represents school district
  School District*
 Not Eligible 723
(96%)
723
(96%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 19
(3%)
19
(3%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 8
(1%)
8
(1%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Rutherford High School is ranked 408th out of 481 ranked schools in New Jersey, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Rutherford High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (3.6%) is significantly 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.

Rutherford High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 784
2006 817
2007 802
2008 782
2009 778
2010 749
2011 758
2012 778
2013 766
2014 748
2015 750

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.3
2006 11.8
2007 13.8
2008 11.1
2009 11.8
2010 11.7
2011 10.3
2012 11.4
2013 11.1
2014 11.2
2015 11.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.012755102040816
2006 0.0097919216646267
2007 0.013715710723192
2008 0.010230179028133
2009 0.017994858611825
2010 0.021361815754339
2011 0.021108179419525
2012 0.021850899742931
2013 0.026109660574413
2014 0.03475935828877
2015 0.036

Compare Rutherford High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,120.0% 11.2:1
 
1,135.9% 11.4:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 3.6%
 
State Average 34.7%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Rutherford High School
Rutherford, NJ
Public 09 - 12 750 11.2:1  
Henry P. Becton Regional High School
East Rutherford, NJ
Public 09 - 12 468 12.1:1 1 miles
St Mary High School
Rutherford, NJ
Private 09 - 12 225 10:1 1 miles
Wallington Junior Senior High School
Wallington, NJ
Public 07 - 12 537 13.6:1 2 miles
Mesivta Tiferes Rav Zvi Aryeh Zemel
Passaic, NJ
Private 09 - 12 130 12:1 2 miles
Abundant Life Academy
Nutley, NJ
Private 01 - 12 302 11:1 2 miles
Lyndhurst High School
Lyndhurst, NJ
Public 09 - 12 737 11.9:1 2 miles
Mesivta of Clifton
Clifton, NJ
Private 09 - 12 65 6:1 2 miles
Wood-Ridge Jr/Sr High School
Wood Ridge, NJ
Public 07 - 12 579 12.1:1 2 miles
The Phoenix Center
Nutley, NJ
Private UG - UG 111 5:1 3 miles
Noble Leadership Academy
Passaic, NJ
Private PK - 12 298 10:1 3 miles
High Schools Elementary Schools

Data on U.S. Public High Schools & Private High Schools

Data provided by the National Center for Education Statistics. The data displayed is compiled from the most recent sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

Copyright 2018. High-Schools.com. All Rights Reserved.