Hamilton West-Watson High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
10.6
Math Proficiency
2.7
Language Proficiency
3.0
Student/Teacher Ratio
14:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,295 Students
  • 94 Teachers

Hamilton West-Watson High School
2720 SOUTH CLINTON AVE
HAMILTON, NJ 08610

Phone: (609) 631-4168

District: Hamilton Township

Overview

At Hamilton West-Watson High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Hamilton West-Watson High School is 16 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 47 percent. Hamilton West-Watson High School is 1 of 3 high schools in the Hamilton Township.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with 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 1,295
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 47%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 36%
Full-Time Teachers 94

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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 90%
Proficient in Math 59%
College Readiness Index 10.6

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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 3
Total Students 4,119
Proficient in Language (district average) 91%
Proficient in Math (district average) 69%
College Readiness (district average) 13.6

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

Nearby Schools

Hamilton West-Watson High School is 1 of 3 schools in the Hamilton Township.

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