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Bergenfield High School
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  • Public
  • BERGENFIELD, NJ

Report Card

grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B+
  2. Diversity
    grade A
  3. Teachers
    grade B+
  4. College Prep
    grade B+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade B+
  6. Administration
    grade B
  7. Sports
    grade B+
  8. Food
    grade C+
  9. Resources & Facilities
    grade B minus

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Bergenfield High School is a highly rated, public school located in BERGENFIELD, NJ. It has 1,220 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 12 to 1. According to state test scores, 18% of students are at least proficient in math and 59% in reading.

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Bergenfield High School Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
59%
Percent Proficient - Math
18%
Average Graduation Rate
99%
Average SAT
1150
397 responses
Average ACT
26
25 responses
AP Enrollment
37%

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Living in the Area

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C+
  2. Good for Families
    grade A
  3. Housing
    grade C+
Median Household Income
$121,738
National
$75,149
Median Rent
$1,651
National
$1,268
Median Home Value
$437,700
National
$281,900

Culture & Safety

Poll
94%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 33 responses
Poll
88%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 33 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 126 responses
  • Pep Rally
    17%
  • Marching band
    13%
  • Band performances
    12%
  • Football games
    12%
  • Talent Show
    12%
  • Basketball games
    8%
  • Orchestra performances
    8%

Students

Diversity
grade A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,220
Free or Reduced Lunch
30%
82%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 33 responses
91%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 33 responses
73%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 33 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
12:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$75,799
Teachers in First/Second Year
7.9%
84%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 43 responses
95%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 43 responses
86%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 43 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade B+
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
High
Boys Athletic Participation
High
Expenses Per Student
$20,766 / year
National
$12,239
91%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 45 responses
60%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 45 responses
89%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 45 responses

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