Henry Snyder High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
13.5
Math Proficiency
2.4
Language Proficiency
2.8
Student/Teacher Ratio
11:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 988 Students
  • 88 Teachers

Henry Snyder High School
239 BERGEN AVE
JERSEY CITY, NJ 07305

Phone: (201) 915-6600

District: Jersey City Public Schools

Overview

At Henry Snyder High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Henry Snyder High School is 19 percent. The student body makeup is 53 percent male and 47 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 97 percent. Henry Snyder High School is 1 of 6 high schools in the Jersey City Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

See Best High Schools in New Jersey

Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 988
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 97%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 75%
Full-Time Teachers 88

More About Student Body

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 75%
Proficient in Math 41%
College Readiness Index 13.5

More About Test Scores

School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large Suburb
Charter School Yes
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 6,598
Proficient in Language (district average) 87%
Proficient in Math (district average) 66%
College Readiness (district average) 29.0

Reader Comments ()

Data are based on the 2011-2012 school year.

AP® and Advanced Placement® are registered trademarks of the College Board. Used with permission.

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

Nearby Schools

Henry Snyder High School is 1 of 6 schools in the Jersey City Public Schools.

See all 6 district schools »

Follow U.S. News Education