Memorial High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#2,084
College Readiness Index
17.1
Math Proficiency
2.7
Language Proficiency
2.9
Student/Teacher Ratio
13:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,711 Students
  • 135 Teachers

Memorial High School
5501 PARK AVE
WEST NEW YORK, NJ 07093

Phone: (201) 553-4110

District: West New York

Overview

Memorial High School is ranked 53rd within New Jersey. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Memorial High School is 27 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 97 percent. Memorial High School is the only high school in the West New York.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#2084
State Rank
#53

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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 1,711
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 97%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 70%
Full-Time Teachers 135

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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 83%
Proficient in Math 66%
College Readiness Index 17.1

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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 1
Total Students 1,711
Proficient in Language (district average) 83%
Proficient in Math (district average) 66%
College Readiness (district average) 17.1

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