James Caldwell High School



James Caldwell High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

James Caldwell 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
9 199
10 211
11 191
12 200

James Caldwell High School is a public high school of the Caldwell-West Caldwell School District located in West Caldwell, NJ. It has 801 students in grades 9th through 12th. James Caldwell High School is the 234th largest public high school in New Jersey and the 7,399th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 11.0 to 1.

Total Students: 801
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11:1
Full Time Teachers: 73

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James Caldwell High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 422
(53%)
422
(53%)
 Male 379
(47%)
379
(47%)

James Caldwell High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 675
(84%)
675
(84%)
 Hispanic 70
(9%)
70
(9%)
 Asian 42
(5%)
42
(5%)
 Black 11
(1%)
11
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

James Caldwell High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 761
(95%)
761
(95%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 31
(4%)
31
(4%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 9
(1%)
9
(1%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

James Caldwell High School is ranked 385th out of 481 ranked schools in New Jersey, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of James Caldwell High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (5.0%) 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.

James Caldwell High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 845
2006 804
2007 821
2008 854
2009 797
2010 811
2011 785
2012 781
2013 793
2014 804
2015 801

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13
2006 11.9
2007 14.7
2008 11.1
2009 13.3
2010 14.8
2011 9.8
2012 9.9
2013 10.9
2014 11.2
2015 11

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.0035502958579882
2006 0.0062189054726368
2007 0.0085261875761267
2008 0.011709601873536
2009 0.013801756587202
2010 0.014796547472256
2011 0.017834394904459
2012 0.023047375160051
2013 0.047919293820933
2014 0.057213930348259
2015 0.049937578027466

Compare James Caldwell High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,100.0% 11.0:1
 
1,135.9% 11.4:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 5.0%
 
State Average 34.7%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

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