Mainland Regional High School in Linwood, NJ - Niche

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Mainland Regional High School is a public school in Linwood, New Jersey. It has 1,449 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 90% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 243 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

1301 Oak Ave
Linwood, NJ 08221
(609) 927-4151

Ratings and Reviews
3.9 from 243 reviews
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    • High School Junior
    • 2
    Food: I never buy lunch due to the bad quality of the food.
    • High School Junior
    • 3
    Administration & Policies: Most students will figure out their way around the school policies before the end of their first year. Disciplinary methods need to be stricter.
    • High School Junior
    • 5
    Teachers: The teachers are simply amazing. They always are available for help and will adhere to your learning needs.
    • High School Junior
    • 4
    Sports & Fitness: The sense of being a family is empathized greatly at our school. Once you step out of school and onto the field for a practice or a game all judgments and disagreements vanish. Around 70% of the student body is involved in sports one way or another. Our teams are pretty average, we are not the best and we are not the worst. Our fields are awful. I play field hockey and during the season I pray that we have more away games than home games just so I can play on a different field.
    • High School Junior
    • 3
    Extracurriculars: Our drama club is phenomenal and the students are very committed however it receives more hate than support from our student body. The administration supports it but the truth is if you do not play sports you do not get respect.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

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Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
3.00 E.H. Slaybaugh Elementary School 3 mi. 877
3.33 Ocean City High School 5 mi. 1,238
3.33 Fernwood Middle School 5 mi. 962
3.00 Clayton J. Davenport Elementary School 5 mi. 865
3.33 Alder Avenue Middle School 6 mi. 804

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Student Demographics Read more about this school's student culture and diversity


Male 52%
Female 47%

Student Diversity

Mainland Regional High School United States Alder Avenue Middle School Clayton J. Davenport Elementary School E.H. Slaybaugh Elementary School Fernwood Middle School Ocean City High School
White 76.0% 51.6% 49.0% 34.0% 65.0% 45.0% 92.0%
Hispanic 9.0% 24.5% 21.0% 30.0% 11.0% 21.0% 3.0%
Asian 6.0% 4.7% 14.0% 19.0% 12.0% 14.0% 1.0%
African American 6.0% 15.2% 10.0% 11.0% 5.0% 13.0% 2.0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Multiracial 0% 2.6% 4.0% 3.0% 5.0% 4.0% 0%


Grade 9 25.6%
Grade 10 24.8%
Grade 11 25.3%
Grade 12 24.3%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Opinions

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 26 responses

  • 85% Yes
  • 12% Not sure.
  • 4% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 16 responses

  • 33% It's sense of community
  • 17% Education
  • 17% Scheduling system
  • 14% The quality of education
  • 11% Sports
  • 8% Extra cirriculars

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 15 responses

  • 29% Waking up early in the morning and not connecting
  • 10% AP classes at lunch
  • 10% Swimming for gym class
  • 10% Attendance policies
  • 10% Waking up early for the bus
  • 10% Too many clicks and lack of diversity
  • 10% Doctor's note should be excused absence!!!!
  • 6% Social Media
  • 3% Don't often have snow days and/or days off
  • 3% Waking up early

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 16 responses

  • 38% Everyone is a big family, there's so much pride
  • 31% The closeness between students and staff members
  • 19% The incredible amount of school spirit
  • 12% Its a bubble sheltering from the real world

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 17 responses

  • 59% Family
  • 29% Spirit
  • 12% Narcissism

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 15 responses

  • 40% Don't walk slow in the hallway
  • 20% Ask question if your confused
  • 20% Ask questions, be involved, and just be nice
  • 20% Get involved

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 14 responses

  • 36% I love everything about this school.
  • 50% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 14% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.