Elizabeth High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#221
College Readiness Index
62.0
Math Proficiency
3.4
Language Proficiency
3.3
Student/Teacher Ratio
13:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 721 Students
  • 57 Teachers

Elizabeth High School
600 PEARL ST
ELIZABETH, NJ 07202

Phone: (908) 436-6855

District: Elizabeth

Overview

Elizabeth High School is ranked 11th within New Jersey. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Elizabeth High School is 100 percent. The student body makeup is 41 percent male and 59 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 83 percent. Elizabeth High School is 1 of 6 high schools in the Elizabeth.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#221
State Rank
#11

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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 721
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 83%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 75%
Full-Time Teachers 57

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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 100%
Proficient in Math 98%
College Readiness Index 62.0

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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 Yes

District

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

Total Schools 6
Total Students 4,961
Proficient in Language (district average) 80%
Proficient in Math (district average) 64%
College Readiness (district average) 21.7

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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

Nearby Schools

Elizabeth High School is 1 of 6 schools in the Elizabeth.

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