Memorial 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
5501 Park Ave
West New York, NJ 07093
Phone
(201) 553-4110
District
WEST NEW YORK BOARD OF EDUCATION
County
HUDSON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1939
Classroom Teachers
148

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New Jersey

3

(10 is best)

Better than 26.5% of NJ schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

4

(10 is best)

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

Grade 9

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 23 49
Proficiency in Reading 34 50
Proficiency in Math 11 48

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 23 38
Proficiency in Reading 31 47
Proficiency in Math 15 29

Grade 11

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 24 32
Proficiency in Reading 38 37
Proficiency in Math 9 27

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 13.10
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.49
AVG FOR STATE 12.22
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 501 25.8%
Grade 10 479 24.7%
Grade 11 444 22.9%
Grade 12 451 23.3%
Total 1939 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 3.9% 6.1% 45.8%
Black 1.0% 1.1% 16.0%
Hispanic 94.4% 91.5% 27.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.7% 1.3% 10.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 79.0% 82.8% 36.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 70.3% 75.1% 31.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.7% 7.8% 4.7%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 53,345 9,005,644
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 40,147.0 1,220
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.8% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 15.0% 18.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD 43.1% 32.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 21.5% 27.8%
65 OR OLDER 12.6% 15.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 19,052 3,199,111
Single Parent Households With Children 14.5% 10.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 73.5% 89.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 26.5% 38.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 10.5% 21.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 9.7% 17.4%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.6% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.6% 15.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 17.9% 13.7%
$15,000 - $29,999 17.8% 11.4%
$15,000 or less 13.9% 8.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,012 $77,683,108 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $2,213 $17,170,667 11.2%
Staff $846 $6,564,114 4.3%
General Administration $303 $2,350,977 1.5%
School Administration $686 $5,322,674 3.5%
Operation $1,440 $11,172,960 7.3%
Transportation $240 $1,862,160 1.2%
Other $456 $3,538,104 2.3%
Total Support $6,185 $47,989,415 31.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,597 $27,909,123 18.2%
Total Expenditures $19,794 $153,581,646 100.0%
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%