Highland Park, NJ
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Highland Park Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Highland Park Boro School District Details

Highland Park Boro School District
435 Mansfield Street
Highland Park, NJ 08904

1,650 Students enrolled in District

4 Schools in District

12 Students Per Classroom (State average is 12)

Highland Park Boro School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to New Jersey

(10 is best)

Better than of NJ school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Bartle Elementary School
435 Mansfield Street
Highland Park, NJ, 08904
02-05
Highland Park High School
102 North Fifth Avenue
Highland Park, NJ, 08904
09-12
Highland Park Middle School
330 Wayne Street
Highland Park, NJ, 08904
06-08
Irving Primary School
121 South Eleventh Avenue
Highland Park, NJ, 08904
PK-01

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 42.9% 47.9%
Black 10.3% 16.4%
Hispanic 21.7% 26.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 25.0% 9.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.1%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 38.3% 35.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 28.5% 30.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.8% 5.3%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,515 $16,739,880 53.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,660 $2,642,720 8.4%
Staff $735 $1,170,120 3.7%
General Administration $499 $794,408 2.5%
School Administration $928 $1,477,376 4.7%
Operation $1,266 $2,015,472 6.4%
Transportation $163 $259,496 0.8%
Other $459 $730,728 2.3%
Total Support $5,709 $9,088,728 29.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,461 $5,509,912 17.6%
Total Expenditures $19,685 $31,338,520 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,077 $14,106,790,054 50.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,835 $2,568,964,694 9.1%
Staff $551 $771,687,884 2.7%
General Administration $390 $545,394,661 1.9%
School Administration $883 $1,235,650,841 4.4%
Operation $1,874 $2,623,408,040 9.3%
Transportation $711 $995,607,882 3.5%
Other $440 $615,718,470 2.2%
Total Support $6,684 $9,356,361,788 33.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,321 $4,649,519,921 16.5%
Total Expenditures $20,083 $28,112,743,157 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%