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Mahwah High School
  • Public
  • Mahwah, NJ

Report Card

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

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Mahwah High School is a top rated, public school located in Mahwah, NJ. It has 912 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 10 to 1. According to state test scores, 61% of students are at least proficient in math and 80% in reading.

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Mahwah High School Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
80%
Percent Proficient - Math
61%
Average Graduation Rate
97%
Average SAT
1260
368 responses
Average ACT
29
115 responses
AP Enrollment
23%

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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 B
Median Household Income
$147,875
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$1,646
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$598,900
National
$217,500

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
grade A+
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
94%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 16 responses
Poll
75%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 16 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 42 responses
  • Spirit week
    36%
  • Homecoming and the Prom
    26%
  • Football Games
    19%
  • Senior Picnic and Project Graduation
    7%
  • Pep rallies
    5%
  • Spirit Week
    5%
  • Homecoming
    2%

Students

Diversity
grade B
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
912
Free or Reduced Lunch
9%
81%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 21 responses
67%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 21 responses
81%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 21 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
10:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$76,340
Teachers in First/Second Year
10.6%
60%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 30 responses
83%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 30 responses
77%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 30 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade A
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Very High
Boys Athletic Participation
Very High
Expenses Per Student
$23,375 / year
National
$12,239
84%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 32 responses
41%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 32 responses
72%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 32 responses

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