Norman A Bleshman Regional Day School

333 East Ridgewood Ave

Paramus, NJ 07652-4819

Grades: PK-12

95 students

Norman A Bleshman Regional Day School serves 95 students in grades PK-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 51%.
Norman A Bleshman Regional Day School operates within the Bergen County Special Services School District.

Overview

The student population of 95 students has declined by 32% over five years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 1700% over five years.
School Type Special education school
Grades Offered Grades PK-12
Total Students 95 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 has increased from 141:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.71 is more 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 5:1 12:1
Asian
14%
9%
Hispanic
28%
24%
Black
16%
17%
White
42%
49%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.71 0.42
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.
13%
31%
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.
3%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 724 students has decreased by 27% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $69,374 is higher than the state average of $20,414. The district revenue/student has grown by 177% over four years.
The district spending/student of $69,026 is higher than the state average of $19,395. The district spending/student has grown by 175% over four years.
School District Name Bergen County Special Services School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
2
Number of Students Managed 724 922
District Total Revenue $73 MM $20 MM
District Spending $73 MM $19 MM
District Revenue / Student $69,374 $20,414
District Spending / Student $69,026 $19,395
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Emotionally Disturbed (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Emotionally Disturbed (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Emotionally Disturbed (0 miles away)
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  • ParamusEmotionally Disturbed
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    ParamusNJ 07652
    (201)342-8888
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    0 mi | Gr. PK-12 | 129 students                      
  • ParamusLife Skills
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    327 East Ridgewood Ave
    ParamusNJ 07652
    (201)438-0223
    Special Education School

    0 mi | Gr. PK-12 | 92 students                      
  • ParamusMultiply Handicaped
    Special Education School
    327 East Ridgewood Ave
    ParamusNJ 07652
    (201)343-1230
    Special Education School

    0 mi | Gr. PK-12 | 56 students                      
  • ParamusAutistic
    Special Education School
    355 East Ridgewood Ave
    ParamusNJ 07652
    (201)265-1113
    Special Education School

    0.1 mi | Gr. PK-12 | 189 students                      
  • ParamusBergen Regional School
    Alternative School
    374 East Ridgewood Ave
    ParamusNJ 07652
    (201)261-6230
    Alternative School

    0.2 mi | Gr. 1-12 | 40 students                      

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