Lawrence High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
2525 Princeton Pike
Lawrenceville, NJ 08648
Phone
(609) 671-5510
District
LAWRENCE TOWNSHIP PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
MERCER COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1156
Classroom Teachers
95

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New Jersey

7

(10 is best)

Better than 66.9% of NJ schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

Lawrence High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 9

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 48 49
Proficiency in Reading 67 50
Proficiency in Math 28 48

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 42 38
Proficiency in Reading 58 47
Proficiency in Math 25 29

Grade 11

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 42 32
Proficiency in Reading 54 37
Proficiency in Math 29 27

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 12.11
AVG FOR DISTRICT 11.98
AVG FOR STATE 12.22
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 289 25.0%
Grade 10 261 22.6%
Grade 11 317 27.4%
Grade 12 268 23.2%
Total 1156 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 47.1% 46.0% 45.8%
Black 17.6% 15.5% 16.0%
Hispanic 18.5% 18.7% 27.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 16.7% 19.7% 10.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 23.6% 25.0% 36.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 17.0% 18.1% 31.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.6% 6.9% 4.7%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 33,288 9,005,644
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,507.1 1,220
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.6% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.0% 18.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD 32.2% 32.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.5% 27.8%
65 OR OLDER 16.6% 15.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 12,199 3,199,111
Single Parent Households With Children 5.6% 10.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 93.3% 89.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 53.4% 38.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 22.8% 21.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 26.1% 17.4%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.7% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 16.4% 15.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 10.1% 13.7%
$15,000 - $29,999 7.5% 11.4%
$15,000 or less 5.3% 8.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,609 $41,820,678 53.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $2,090 $8,238,780 10.5%
Staff $786 $3,098,412 3.9%
General Administration $212 $835,704 1.1%
School Administration $790 $3,114,180 4.0%
Operation $2,306 $9,090,252 11.5%
Transportation $769 $3,031,398 3.8%
Other $471 $1,856,682 2.4%
Total Support $7,425 $29,269,350 37.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,941 $7,651,422 9.7%
Total Expenditures $19,974 $78,737,508 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,604 $14,970,833,107 49.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,968 $2,777,873,561 9.2%
Staff $577 $814,793,701 2.7%
General Administration $375 $529,617,536 1.8%
School Administration $962 $1,357,954,822 4.5%
Operation $1,857 $2,621,550,093 8.7%
Transportation $744 $1,049,805,051 3.5%
Other $474 $668,867,364 2.2%
Total Support $6,956 $9,820,594,337 32.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,874 $5,468,730,747 18.1%
Total Expenditures $21,433 $30,260,179,262 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%