Somerville High School



Somerville High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Somerville 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
9 312
10 266
11 281
12 297
UG 21

Somerville High School is a public high school of the Somerville Public School District located in Somerville, NJ. It has 1,177 students in grades 9th through 12th. Somerville High School is the 150th largest public high school in New Jersey and the 4,906th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 12.7 to 1.

Total Students: 1,177
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 92.5

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Somerville High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 589
(50%)
589
(50%)
 Male 588
(50%)
588
(50%)

Somerville High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 793
(67%)
793
(67%)
 Hispanic 192
(16%)
192
(16%)
 Black 94
(8%)
94
(8%)
 Asian 90
(8%)
90
(8%)
 Pacific Islander 5
(0%)
5
(0%)
 Two or More 3
(0%)
3
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Somerville High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 992
(84%)
992
(84%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 143
(12%)
143
(12%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 42
(4%)
42
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Somerville High School is ranked 236th out of 481 ranked schools in New Jersey, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Somerville High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (15.7%) 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.

Somerville High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1028
2006 1038
2007 1111
2008 1186
2009 1198
2010 1251
2011 1119
2012 1229
2013 1204
2014 1159
2015 1177

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.3
2006 12.8
2007 14.8
2008 15.4
2009 15.6
2010 16.5
2011 12.2
2012 13.7
2013 13.3
2014 12.8
2015 12.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.11381322957198
2006 0.13776493256262
2007 0.11611161116112
2008 0.11635750421585
2009 0.089315525876461
2010 0.12869704236611
2011 0.1277926720286
2012 0.14564686737185
2013 0.10382059800664
2014 0.15012942191544
2015 0.1571792693288

Compare Somerville High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,135.9% 11.4:1
 
1,270.0% 12.7:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 15.7%
 
State Average 34.7%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Somerville High School
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Public 09 - 12 1,177 12.7:1  
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Somerset Secondary Academy
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Public 09 - 12 82 6.6:1 3 miles
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Public 09 - 12 371 12.5:1 3 miles
The Center School
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Private 01 - 12 107 4:1 4 miles
New Road School of Somerset
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Private 08 - 12 131 9:1 5 miles
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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.

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