Cliffside Park High School

3/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
17
Grades
9-12
Students
1,115
Type
Public
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Academics
3/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

A worrisome sign:

Test scores at this school fall below the state average. This means that most students at this school are not performing at grade level.


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Ask the school what it’s doing to help students who are behind. Understand what on-track learning looks like, and explore higher-performing schools in your area to find the best opportunities for your child to succeed.


English
23%
State avg: 39%
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Algebra I
12%
State avg: 36%
Biology I
32%
State avg: 58%
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2/10
College readiness
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Very concerning:

This school is far below the state average in key measures of college and career readiness.

(Remember: high graduation rates don't mean much if students are graduating without the coursework and test scores they need to succeed.)


Parent tip

Ask the schools what it’s doing to improve access to advanced classes and help prepare students for college entrance tests.


4-year high school graduation rate
83%
State avg: 90%
ACT participation rate
5%
State avg:
AP course participation
6%
State avg: 16%
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Equity
Environment
Students
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Hispanic
62%
White
33%
Black
3%
Asian
2%
Two or more races
<1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
12 :1
State avg: 12 :1
Students per counselor
553 :1
State avg: 419 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
21%
State avg: 11%
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Neighborhood
64 Riverview Ave
Cliffside Park, NJ 07010
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Last modified: May 3, 2017
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