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Montclair High School is a public school in Upper Montclair, NJ. It has 1,910 students in grades 9-12. Students score average on state standardized tests. There have been 192 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

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On Teachers: Most teachers were very helpful and understanding while others seemed to just want to get through the day and could really care less about the students

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On Educational Outcomes: I felt extremely prepared because not only did i learn in the classroom i also learned outside of it

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On Health & Safety: All of the health and safety procedures at this school were fantastic such as security they were always on top of things

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On Administration & Policies: This school had the strictest policies when it came to attendance and dress code

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On Overall Experience: I really loved the school what made it unique was it is one of the only high school's that provides an open campus for lunch not most high school's have that

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Montclair High School is a public school in Upper Montclair, NJ. It has 1,910 students in grades 9-12. Students score average on state standardized tests. There have been 192 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

🔖 About the Academics See more in Academics ...

Graduation Rate

89%

Test Performance

38
Montclair High School performed better than 38% of other schools on New Jersey math and reading standardized tests.

Average standardized
test results

SAT:
1860

Based on 231 students surveyed
Math
620
Verbal
620
Writing
620

ACT:
28

Based on 65 students surveyed
Math
28
English
29
Reading
28
Science
28
All test result data aggregated from users of colleges.niche.com

🏦 Where Students Go See more in Educational Outcomes ...

Student Polls

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 8 responses

  • 25% Teaching quality & different levels of classes
  • 25% Abundance of clubs
  • 20% Open campus
  • 15% Sports teams
  • 15% Outdoor areas on campus

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 6 responses

  • 44% Several programs are lacking in good teachers
  • 33% Old/unclean classrooms
  • 11% Teaching quality & lack of respect for students
  • 11% There has to be a turnover with the teachers.

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 8 responses

  • 50% Take classes you can ace so you'll have a top rank
  • 38% Stay on top of your work and keep your grades up
  • 12% Grades define you here

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 13 responses

  • 46% Yes
  • 31% Not sure.
  • 23% No

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 8 responses

  • 88% Diversity
  • 12% The students

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 7 responses

About the Students More in Student Culture & Diversity ...

Gender Diversity

Male
50.7%
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Female
49.3%
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Racial Diversity

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White
49.7%
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African American
39.7%
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Hispanic
6.3%
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Multiracial
3.7%
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Asian
0.5%
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Native American
0.1%
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Pacific Islander
0.1%