Weequahic High School

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279 Chancellor Ave

Newark, NJ 07112

(973) 705-3900

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 648

Students Per Teacher: 9

Parent Reviews

4 Parent Reviews for Weequahic High School

I have graduated from this school in 1995 and I am ashamed that I had attended Weequahic. Most of their teachers were unprofessional, including a social studies teacher who had badmouthed me to the class behind my back, which I had confirmed with a classmate. I dont even remember her teaching social ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 01/05/12

What a wonderful performance in the Halloween Parade last night in Toms River!! I am originally from Newark and was so pleased to see some of the good work being done by Newark students. The good news needs to get published too! So, my rating for this band's performance is a 4 STAR!

Posted by a other on 11/01/11

To be honest I graduated from Weequahic in 1991, but it is nothing like when I attended. This school is horrible. I had to leave the city because unfortunately any other public school in Essex county was no better. There was numerous occasions that I spoke to Mr. Stone the principal and he would just ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/09/06

A horrible school with poor SAT & HSPA scores. The students are unruly and the Parents do not attend PTA meetings. It's hands down the worse school in Newark. My kid attends due to a divorce and it has done nothing to prepare her for the future. The Average SAT Score id 670 out of a possible 1600 using ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/24/06

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Test scores for Weequahic High School

HSPA* Test Scores

Grade Level: 11

Test Year: 2012
Weequahic 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 — Weequahic High School is located at 279 Chancellor Ave, Newark NJ 07112. 279 Chancellor Ave is in the 07112 ZIP code in Newark, NJ The school district for Weequahic High School is the Newark Public Schools. Weequahic High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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