South Amboy Middle/High School



South Amboy Middle/High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

South Amboy Middle/High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 67
7 61
8 70
9 67
10 80
11 61
12 49
UG 67

South Amboy Middle/High School is a public high school of the South Amboy School District located in South Amboy, NJ. It has 522 students in grades 6th through 12th. South Amboy Middle/High School is the 330th largest public high school in New Jersey and the 10,455th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 13.1 to 1.

Total Students: 522
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 39.75

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South Amboy Middle/High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 283
(54%)
283
(54%)
 Female 239
(46%)
239
(46%)

South Amboy Middle/High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 327
(63%)
327
(63%)
 Hispanic 135
(26%)
135
(26%)
 Black 41
(8%)
41
(8%)
 Asian 19
(4%)
19
(4%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

South Amboy Middle/High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 313
(60%)
313
(60%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 157
(30%)
157
(30%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 52
(10%)
52
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

South Amboy Middle/High School is ranked 219th out of 481 ranked schools in New Jersey, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of South Amboy Middle/High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (40.0%) is slightly higher than the state average of 34.7%. 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.

South Amboy Middle/High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 445
2006 528
2007 483
2008 493
2009 512
2010 508
2011 527
2012 512
2013 472
2014 512
2015 522

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 9.9
2006 12
2007 15.1
2008 13.3
2009 12.5
2010 13.7
2011 12.9
2012 12.9
2013 11.9
2014 12.9
2015 13.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.33932584269663
2006 0.3030303030303
2007 0.28364389233954
2008 0.26774847870183
2009 0.31640625
2010 0.34645669291339
2011 0.39278937381404
2012 0.37890625
2013 0.44067796610169
2014 0.423828125
2015 0.40038314176245

Compare South Amboy Middle/High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,135.9% 11.4:1
 
1,310.0% 13.1:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 34.7%
 
This School 40.0%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

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