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Warren Hills Reg High School

Public | 9-12 & ungraded | 67 students

 
 

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Posted October 3, 2009

I love how we are making improvements in technology to bring our students into the 21st century. The students are wonderful and so is our staff, it's a great place to work!
—Submitted by a teacher


Posted September 28, 2009

I graduated from WH in 2007 and looking back am so proud to have come from such a wonderful school. The administration was always so caring. I was very involved in extra curricular activities, specifically in charge of starting one club at our school. For this reason I worked closely with the principal, secretaries, librarians, teachers, and counselors. The leadership at WH is definitely above average and that motivated me as a student. I am also considering going into high school administration one day. Right now I am a student at TCNJ working on a Spanish and Secondary Education degree. There is a great variation of AP and honors courses offered, much more than other high schools in the area. This helped me greatly in preparation for college. The guidance counselors at Hills are outstanding and I always came to my counselor for help. So happy to be a WH alumni!
—Submitted by a student


Posted February 23, 2008

I am proud to be a teacher in this district! The students are respectful, the teachers caring, and the administration supportive! Kudos to all!
—Submitted by a teacher


Posted February 2, 2006

This high school is very well run by adminstation, and is a great public high school to send your willing youn child to learn in a great enviroment.
—Submitted by a student


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The Community Rating is the school’s average rating from its community members (e.g., parents, students, and school staff). The highest possible rating is five stars; the lowest is one star.

The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.
Language Arts Literacy

The state average for Language Arts Literacy was 92% in 2013.

286 students were tested at this school in 2013.

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96%

2012

 
 
92%

2011

 
 
94%

2010

 
 
88%
Math

The state average for Math was 80% in 2013.

286 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
87%

2012

 
 
81%

2011

 
 
80%

2010

 
 
73%
Scale: % at or above proficient

About the tests


In 2012-2013 New Jersey used the High School Proficiency Assessment (HSPA) to test students in grade 11 in language arts literacy and math. The HSPA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New Jersey. Students are required to pass the HSPA in order to graduate. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

Source: New Jersey Department of Education

Language Arts Literacy

All Students96%
Female99%
Male94%
Black95%
Asian100%
Hispanic100%
Pacific Islandern/a
White96%
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged90%
Non-economically disadvantaged98%
Special educationn/a
General education99%
English language learnersn/a
Non-migrant96%
Limited English Proficient Current Plus Formern/a
Limited English Proficient Formern/a

Math

All Students87%
Female92%
Male82%
Black84%
Asian92%
Hispanic72%
Pacific Islandern/a
White88%
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged78%
Non-economically disadvantaged89%
Special educationn/a
General education94%
English language learnersn/a
Non-migrant87%
Limited English Proficient Current Plus Formern/a
Limited English Proficient Formern/a
Scale: % at or above proficient

About the tests


In 2012-2013 New Jersey used the High School Proficiency Assessment (HSPA) to test students in grade 11 in language arts literacy and math. The HSPA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New Jersey. Students are required to pass the HSPA in order to graduate. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

The different student groups are identified by the New Jersey Department of Education. If there are a small number of students in a particular group, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: New Jersey Department of Education

Biology I

The state average for Biology I was 58% in 2013.

302 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
66%

2012

 
 
65%
Scale: % at or above proficient

About the tests


In 2012-2013 New Jersey used the New Jersey Biology Competency Test (NJBCT) to assess students in Biology. The New Jersey Biology Competency Test (NJBCT) is standards-based, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined by the state of New Jersey. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level on the test.

Source: New Jersey Department of Education

Biology I

All Students66%
Female65%
Male66%
Black53%
Asiann/a
Hispanic63%
Pacific Islandern/a
White67%
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged47%
Non-economically disadvantaged70%
Special education17%
General education73%
English language learnersn/a
Non-migrant66%
Limited English Proficient Current Plus Formern/a
Limited English Proficient Formern/a
Scale: % at or above proficient

About the tests


In 2012-2013 New Jersey used the New Jersey Biology Competency Test (NJBCT) to assess students in Biology. The New Jersey Biology Competency Test (NJBCT) is standards-based, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined by the state of New Jersey. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level on the test.

The different student groups are identified by the New Jersey Department of Education. If there are a small number of students in a particular group, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: New Jersey Department of Education

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48%
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26%
of schools in the state are Above average

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SAT participation

68%

SAT college ready

46%

Graduation rate

87%


1 This rating is based on 2012-13 NJ ASK, HSPA, and/or NJBCT results from the New Jersey Department of Education.

2 This rating is based on composite SAT scores, ACT/SAT participation, and four-year adjusted graduation rates from 2012-13.

Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 84% 51%
Hispanic 7% 22%
Black 6% 16%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 3% 9%
Two or more races 1% 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 14%N/A34%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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41 Jackson Valley Road
Washington, NJ 07882
Phone: (908) 689-3050

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