Palisades Park High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
29.2
Math Proficiency
2.9
Language Proficiency
3.0
Student/Teacher Ratio
9:1
  • 08–12 Grades
  • 496 Students
  • 55 Teachers

Palisades Park High School
VETERANS PLAZA
PALISADES PARK, NJ 07650

Phone: (201) 941-1100

District: Palisades Park

Overview

At Palisades Park High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Palisades Park High School is 32 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 82 percent. Palisades Park High School is the only high school in the Palisades Park.

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 496
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 82%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 35%
Full-Time Teachers 55

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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 89%
Proficient in Math 71%
College Readiness Index 29.2

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 08 – 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 1
Total Students 496
Proficient in Language (district average) 89%
Proficient in Math (district average) 71%
College Readiness (district average) 29.2

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