Science High School

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260 Norfolk St

Newark, NJ 07103

(973) 733-8689

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Grades: 7 - 12

School Type: Public, Magnet

Student Enrollment: 780

Students Per Teacher: 12

Parent Reviews

30 Parent Reviews for Science High School

Very PROUD alumni (Class of '96)... I am VERY grateful that once I received my acceptance letter that my Grandma insisted that I attend Science High. Although I must admit I initially had my heart set on attending MX Shabazz to be a member of the Lady Bulldogs Bball team. And not only did i received ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 11/29/11

I am proud to be a Science High Alumni (Class of 95). I can only pray that this school continues to maintain its excellent rep. May the students continue to excel and not fulfill the stereotypes that comes along with the city of Newark.

Posted by a parent on 08/14/11

Newark children need all the exposure to science that we can provide.

Posted by a other on 10/09/10

it's great! especially the math department!

Posted by a other on 10/09/10

Science Park High School is a great, well-rounded institution. As stated by its mission statement, it's purpose is to introduce students to different ways of thinking and a plethora of courses, necessary for success in the real world. Currently, I am a senior at Science. Though the administration needs ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 04/10/10

I am currently a Freshman at Science Park and i have been attending that school since 7th grade. I would have to say that it is one of the best schools academically, but just because the school does well with the grades does not mean the students are the greatest. You would be suprised at how many of ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/07/10

Science Park High School is a great High School because of the education you get there. It is highly strict therefore you get exactly what you deserve. There are many activities to join so it's not all about academic achievements but also about enjoy the time spent at the school.

Posted by a parent on 10/03/09

I would say SPHS. I currently attend there and it is wonderful! This coming September I will be a Junior andall I can say is that SPHS is the best and will be the best. We might be given vast amounts of homework, but overall we have the best scores in the city.

Posted by a student on 08/26/09

SPHS is the best, great teachers determined kids and surrounded by a cluster of universities

Posted by a student on 09/05/08

SPHS is the best high school in Newark and i know because i attended there. It was the best before they moved, imagine now! I recoment the best students to attend there.

Posted by a student on 05/21/08

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Test scores for Science High School

HSPA* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Science High School
Newark Public Schools
New Jersey
* In 2011-2012 New Jersey used the High School Proficiency Assessment (HSPA) to test students in grade 11 in language arts literacy and math. The HSPA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New Jersey. Students are required to pass the HSPA in order to graduate. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

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Newark schools — Science High School is located at 260 Norfolk St, Newark NJ 07103. 260 Norfolk St is in the 07103 ZIP code in Newark, NJ The school district for Science High School is the Newark Public Schools. Science High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 7 - 12.
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