Union County Magnet 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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1776 Raritan Road
Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
Phone
(908) 889-8288
District
UNION COUNTY VOCATIONAL-TECHNICAL SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
UNION COUNTY
Type of School
Vocational/technical
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
298
Classroom Teachers
22

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New Jersey

10

(10 is best)

Better than 99.5% of NJ schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Union County Magnet High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 9

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 100 49
Proficiency in Reading 100 50
Proficiency in Math 100 48

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 99 38
Proficiency in Reading 100 47
Proficiency in Math 98 29

Grade 11

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 99 32
Proficiency in Reading 97 37
Proficiency in Math 100 27

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 13.38
AVG FOR DISTRICT 11.23
AVG FOR STATE 12.22
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 82 27.5%
Grade 10 79 26.5%
Grade 11 71 23.8%
Grade 12 66 22.1%
Total 298 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 39.0% 45.9% 45.8%
Black 9.5% 14.4% 16.0%
Hispanic 13.6% 19.5% 27.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 36.9% 19.7% 10.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.0% 0.6% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 10.4% 12.6% 36.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.0% 9.2% 31.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.4% 3.5% 4.7%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION UNREPORTED 9,005,644
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) UNREPORTED 1,220
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW UNREPORTED 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 18.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 32.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 27.8%
65 OR OLDER UNREPORTED 15.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households UNREPORTED 3,199,111
Single Parent Households With Children UNREPORTED 10.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma UNREPORTED 89.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree UNREPORTED 38.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more UNREPORTED 21.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 UNREPORTED 17.4%
$75,000 - $99,999 UNREPORTED 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 UNREPORTED 15.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 UNREPORTED 13.7%
$15,000 - $29,999 UNREPORTED 11.4%
$15,000 or less UNREPORTED 8.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,129 $15,825,438 56.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $928 $1,319,616 4.7%
Staff $97 $137,934 0.5%
General Administration $534 $759,348 2.7%
School Administration $892 $1,268,424 4.5%
Operation $2,518 $3,580,596 12.8%
Transportation $33 $46,926 0.2%
Other $634 $901,548 3.2%
Total Support $5,637 $8,015,814 28.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,867 $4,076,874 14.6%
Total Expenditures $19,634 $27,919,548 100.0%
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%