Carteret High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
Bronze
College Readiness Index
11.3
Math Proficiency
2.9
Language Proficiency
3.0
Student/Teacher Ratio
12:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 991 Students
  • 80 Teachers

Carteret High School
199 WASHINGTON AVE
CARTERET, NJ 07008

Phone: (732) 541-8960

District: Carteret Borough

Overview

At Carteret High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Carteret High School is 22 percent. The student body makeup is 53 percent male and 47 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 81 percent. Carteret High School is the only high school in the Carteret Borough.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Bronze

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 991
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 81%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 59%
Full-Time Teachers 80

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Language 89%
Proficient in Math 76%
College Readiness Index 11.3

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large Suburb
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 1
Total Students 991
Proficient in Language (district average) 89%
Proficient in Math (district average) 76%
College Readiness (district average) 11.3

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