Elizabeth High School

Unclaimed
8/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
52
Grades
9-12
Students
840
Type
Public
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Academics
6/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

Worth a deeper look:

Test scores at this school are about the same as the state average, though still below the top-performing schools in the state. Because test scores in some states are so low, many students at this school may not be performing at grade level.


Parent tips

Ask the school what it’s doing to help students who are behind. Understand what on-track learning looks like, and ask the school what it’s doing to accelerate progress for students.


Algebra II
19%
State avg: 24%
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Geometry
19%
State avg: 22%
English
75%
State avg: 39%
Details
9/10
College readiness
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Good news!

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

Even at schools with strong college and career readiness, there may be students who are not getting the opportunities they need to succeed.


Parent tip

Ask the school what it’s doing to help all students succeed in advanced classes and prepare for college entrance tests.


4-year high school graduation rate
98%
State avg: 90%
Average SAT score
1505
ACT participation rate
19%
State avg:
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Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
Hispanic
71%
White
14%
Black
10%
Asian
4%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Two or more races
<1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
15 :1
State avg: 12 :1
Students per counselor
271 :1
State avg: 419 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
19%
State avg: 11%
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52 Reviews
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Neighborhood
447 Richmond St
Elizabeth, NJ 07202
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Last modified: May 3, 2017
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