Weehawken High School



Weehawken High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Weehawken High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 105
8 97
9 100
10 64
11 92
12 79
UG 1

Weehawken High School is a public high school of the Weehawken Public School District located in Weehawken, NJ. It has 538 students in grades 7th through 12th. Weehawken High School is the 325th largest public high school in New Jersey and the 10,184th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 11.2 to 1.

Total Students: 538
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 48

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Weehawken High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 277
(51%)
277
(51%)
 Female 261
(49%)
261
(49%)

Weehawken High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 368
(68%)
368
(68%)
 White 118
(22%)
118
(22%)
 Asian 24
(4%)
24
(4%)
 Black 22
(4%)
22
(4%)
 Two or More 5
(1%)
5
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Weehawken High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 263
(49%)
263
(49%)
 Not Eligible 229
(43%)
229
(43%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 46
(9%)
46
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Weehawken High School is ranked 170th out of 481 ranked schools in New Jersey, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Weehawken High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (57.4%) is 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.

Weehawken High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 541
2006 525
2007 530
2008 515
2009 528
2010 518
2011 413
2012 480
2013 480
2014 520
2015 538

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.9
2006 11.8
2007 13.2
2008 11.1
2009 13.2
2010 12.6
2011 9.1
2012 10.4
2013 9.9
2014 11.8
2015 11.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.50277264325323
2006 0.48571428571429
2007 0.58490566037736
2008 0.50679611650485
2009 0.56628787878788
2010 0.53861003861004
2011 0.58111380145278
2012 0.54583333333333
2013 0.57916666666667
2014 0.59423076923077
2015 0.57434944237918

Compare Weehawken 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
State Average 34.7%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
This School 57.4%
 

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Public 07 - 12 538 11.2:1  
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