Sterling High School

Unclaimed
4/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
19
Grades
9-12
Students
961
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 suggests that most 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 explore higher-performing schools in your area to find the best opportunities for your child to succeed.


English
28%
State avg: 39%
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Geometry
11%
State avg: 22%
Algebra II
12%
State avg: 24%
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6/10
College readiness
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Worth a deeper look:

This school is about the same as the state average in key measures of college and career readiness, but depending on the state, average can mean only a minority of students are ready for college and career.

(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 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
95%
State avg: 90%
Average SAT score
1429
ACT participation rate
8%
State avg:
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Students
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White
63%
Black
21%
Hispanic
9%
Asian
4%
Two or more races
4%
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
11 :1
State avg: 12 :1
Students per counselor
181 :1
State avg: 419 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
24%
State avg: 11%
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Neighborhood
501 South Warwick Rd
Somerdale, NJ 08083
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Last modified: May 5, 2017
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