John E. Dwyer Tech Academy Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
10.5
Math Proficiency
2.4
Language Proficiency
2.5
Student/Teacher Ratio
10:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 936 Students
  • 90 Teachers

John E. Dwyer Tech Academy
600 PEARL ST
ELIZABETH, NJ 07208

Phone: (908) 436-6565

District: Elizabeth

Overview

At John E. Dwyer Tech Academy, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at John E. Dwyer Tech Academy is 18 percent. The student body makeup is 67 percent male and 33 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 95 percent. John E. Dwyer Tech Academy 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 None
National Rank
Unranked

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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 936
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 95%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 89%
Full-Time Teachers 90

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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 54%
Proficient in Math 36%
College Readiness Index 10.5

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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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