Elizabeth High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#183
College Readiness Index
61.9
Math Proficiency
3.4
Language Proficiency
3.2
Student/Teacher Ratio
11:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 687 Students
  • 60 Teachers

Elizabeth High School
600 PEARL ST
ELIZABETH, NJ 07202

Phone: (908) 436-6855

District: Elizabeth

Overview

Elizabeth High School is ranked 10th 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 40 percent male and 60 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 85 percent. Elizabeth High School is 1 of 6 high schools in the Elizabeth.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#183
State Rank
#10

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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 687
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 85%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 82%
Full-Time Teachers 60

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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 61.9

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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 4,994
Proficient in Language (district average) 74%
Proficient in Math (district average) 50%
College Readiness (district average) 19.7

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