Public School Number One

Public School Number One serves 774 students in grades PK - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the NJ average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 51%.
Public School Number One operates within the West New York Board Of Education School District.

School Overview

The student population of 774 students has grown by 23% over five years.
The teacher population of 61 teachers has grown by 22% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 774 students
Public School Number One Total Students (1989-2014)
Gender % Public School Number One Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 61 teachers
Public School Number One Total Teachers (1988-2014)
Students by Grade Public School Number One Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.30 is less than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 13:1
Public School Number One Student Teacher Ratio (1990-2014)
Hispanic
82%
24%
Public School Number One Black Students (1989-2014)
White
18%
49%
Public School Number One White Students (1989-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.30 0.42
Public School Number One Diversity Score (1989-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
80%
32%
Public School Number One Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
5%
Public School Number One Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2014)

District Comparison

West New York Board Of Education School District's student population of 8,269 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The revenue/student of $17,253 in this district is less than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $17,566 is less than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has declined by 8% over four years.
School District Name West New York Board Of Education School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
2
Number of Students Managed 8,269 918
West New York Board Of Education School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $127 MM $20 MM
West New York Board Of Education School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $129 MM $20 MM
West New York Board Of Education School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $17,253 $19,116
West New York Board Of Education School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $17,566 $19,190
West New York Board Of Education School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Memorial High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is West New York Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lincoln Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • North BergenLincoln Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 1475 students
    0.3 miles
    1206 63rd St
    North BergenNJ 07047
    (201)295-2856
    0.3PK-81475
  • West New YorkAlbio Sires Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 696 students
    0.4 miles
    6300 Palisade Ave
    West New YorkNJ 07093
    (201)553-4070
    0.4PK-6696
  • West New YorkHarry L Bain Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 727 students
    0.4 miles
    6200 Broadway
    West New YorkNJ 07093
    (201)553-4095
    0.4PK-6727
  • West New YorkRobert Menendez Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 567 students
    0.4 miles
    600 55th St
    West New YorkNJ 07093
    (201)553-4055
    0.4PK-6567
  • West New YorkAnna L. Klein Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 1022 students
    0.5 miles
    301 69th St
    West New YorkNJ 07093
    (201)861-3100
    0.5PK-81022

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