According to Hoboken High School's mission statement, the school aims to "prepare our students to become stakeholders in a changing and complex society." In order to do so, the school offers the 2-year International Baccalaureate Programme, as well as theater, art and music electives.
In 2008 the school met the "Adequate Yearly Progress" requirement under the No Child Left Behind Act.
Principal of the school, Dr. Lorraine Cella, recently announced her resignation of the school.
- Number of students: 530
- Public/Private: Public
- Graduation rate (%): 95.0
- Grade levels: 8th through 12th
- Boarding: No
- Special education: Yes
- Advanced placement courses: The school offers The International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme, a two-year program to students between 16 and 19.
- Sports teams: The school offers 28 athletic programs, with approximately 40 percent student participation.