J.P. Stevens High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#604
College Readiness Index
44.1
Math Proficiency
3.5
Language Proficiency
3.4
Student/Teacher Ratio
15:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 2,169 Students
  • 145 Teachers

J.P. Stevens High School
855 GROVE AVE
EDISON, NJ 08817

Phone: (732) 452-2800

District: Edison Township

Overview

J.P. Stevens High School is ranked 27th within New Jersey. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at J.P. Stevens High School is 46 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 80 percent. J.P. Stevens High School is 1 of 2 high schools in the Edison Township.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#604
State Rank
#27

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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 2,169
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 80%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 12%
Full-Time Teachers 145

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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 98%
Proficient in Math 92%
College Readiness Index 44.1

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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 2
Total Students 4,165
Proficient in Language (district average) 96%
Proficient in Math (district average) 87%
College Readiness (district average) 34.4

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