Science High School

40 Rector St, Newark, NJ 07102 | (973) 733-8689
  • Grades: 7-12
  • Student Enrollment: 902
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5 out of 5 | 3 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 902 middle and high school students from grades 7-12
  • Ranks 14th out of 332 high schools in NJ.
  • National Blue Ribbon Schools Award 2009

Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Christine Taylor
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Newark City School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $25,201
  • Graduation Rate: 72.8%
  • Dropout Rate: 2.7%
  • Students Per Teacher: 15.4
  • Enrolled Students: 39,443

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 902
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 57.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 400 (44.3%)
  • Females: 502 (55.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 164 (18.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 456 (50.6%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 620 (68.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Science High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian70.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Science High School
  Number Percent
7th Grade616.8%
8th Grade556.1%
9th Grade19521.6%
10th Grade18520.5%
11th Grade20222.4%
12th Grade20422.6%
Source: NJ Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

5 out of 5 | 3 Reviews
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3 reviews for Science High School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on February 15, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • my daughter attended this school and i never regretted it. she graduated 2 years ago. 100% of the students who graduated that year are currently attending the college of there choice.
  • Reviewed by Student on January 14, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I( hate it! The teachers are set like robots to only teach one way. They aren't teaching students they are training them
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on June 22, 2007
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Right now i'm just lookin for a high school to go to, and i hear that Science high is the best.

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