American History High Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
Bronze
College Readiness Index
12.7
Math Proficiency
2.7
Language Proficiency
3.1
Student/Teacher Ratio
15:1
  • 07–12 Grades
  • 283 Students
  • 19 Teachers

American History High
200 WARREN ST
NEWARK, NJ 07103

Phone: (973) 733-7333

District: Newark Public Schools

Overview

At American History High, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at American History High is 46 percent. The student body makeup is 37 percent male and 63 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 96 percent. American History High is 1 of 16 high schools in the Newark Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Bronze

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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 283
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 96%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 83%
Full-Time Teachers 19

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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 98%
Proficient in Math 70%
College Readiness Index 12.7

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 07 – 12
Setting Large City
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 16
Total Students 10,024
Proficient in Language (district average) 74%
Proficient in Math (district average) 55%
College Readiness (district average) 14.0

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Nearby Schools

American History High is 1 of 16 schools in the Newark Public Schools.

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