2013 Academic Indicators
- National Rank
- College Readiness Index
- Math Proficiency
- Language Proficiency
- Student/Teacher Ratio
- 07–12 Grades
- 479 Students
- 36 Teachers
University High School
55 CLINTON PLACE
NEWARK, NJ 07108
Phone: (973) 374-3190
District: Newark Public Schools
University High School is ranked 49th within New Jersey. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at University High School is 44 percent. The student body makeup is 39 percent male and 61 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 99 percent. University High School is 1 of 14 high schools in the Newark Public Schools.
Rankings / Awards
This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.
Students / Teachers
These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.
|Total Minority Enrollment (% of total)||99%|
|Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total)||81%|
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||97%|
|Proficient in Math||92%|
|College Readiness Index||22.3|
School profile information is based on government data.
|Grades Served||07 – 12|
|Receives Title I Funding||Yes|
This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.
|Proficient in Language (district average)||73%|
|Proficient in Math (district average)||52%|
|College Readiness (district average)||12.4|
Data is based on the 2010-2011 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.