Passaic County Technical Institute High School

45 Reinhardt Rd

Wayne, NJ 07470-2210

Grades: 9-12

3,242 students

Passaic County Technical Institute High School serves 3,242 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 51%.
Passaic County Technical Institute High School operates within the Passaic County Vocational School District.

Overview

The student population of 3242 students has grown by 15% over five years.
The teacher population of 294 teachers has grown by 48% over five years.
School Type Vocational school
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 3,242 students
Passaic County Technical Institute High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 294 teachers
Passaic County Technical Institute High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Passaic County Technical Institute High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 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 11:1 12:1
Passaic County Technical Institute High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
7%
9%
Passaic County Technical Institute High School Asian Students (1991-2013)
Hispanic
63%
24%
Passaic County Technical Institute High School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
19%
17%
Passaic County Technical Institute High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
11%
49%
Passaic County Technical Institute High School White Students (1988-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Passaic County Technical Institute High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.56 0.42
Passaic County Technical Institute High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
63%
31%
Passaic County Technical Institute High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2013)
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.
13%
6%
Passaic County Technical Institute High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,242 students has grown by 28% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $24,191 is higher than the state average of $20,414. The district revenue/student has declined by 34% over four years.
The district spending/student of $23,915 is higher than the state average of $19,395. The district spending/student has declined by 30% over four years.
School District Name Passaic County Vocational School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
2
Number of Students Managed 3,242 922
Passaic County Vocational   School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate n/a% 92%
Passaic County Vocational   School District Graduation Rate (2001-2005)
District Total Revenue $74 MM $20 MM
Passaic County Vocational   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $73 MM $19 MM
Passaic County Vocational   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $24,191 $20,414
Passaic County Vocational   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $23,915 $19,395
Passaic County Vocational   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 School Of Architecture And Construction Trades (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Anthony Wayne Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is School 27 (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • WayneAnthony Wayne Middle School
    201 Garside Ave
    WayneNJ 07470
    (973)389-2120
    0.7 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 737 students                      
  • PatersonSchool 27
    250 Richmond Ave
    PatersonNJ 07502
    (973)321-0270
    0.8 mi | Gr. KG-8 | 842 students                      
  • HaledonHaledon Public School
    91 Henry St
    HaledonNJ 07508
    (973)790-9000
    0.8 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 998 students                      
  • PatersonSchool Of Architecture And Construction Trades
    61127 Preakness Ave
    PatersonNJ 07502
    (973)321-0500
    0.9 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 470 students                      
  • PatersonSchool Of Business Technology Marketing & Finance
    61127 Preakness Ave
    PatersonNJ 07502
    (973)321-0500
    0.9 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 536 students                      

School Reviews

  • Recommended April 21, 2008 - PCTI is an excellent high school for both students who know a particular trade or career they are interested in and for those who are still exploring. This high school now features over 16 academies/schools (nicknamed shops) such as the Academy of Finance, Academy of Medical Arts, School of Cosmetology, School of Business, Automotive Technology, and School of Performing Arts. PCTI prides itself with its availability of an wide variety of sports and other extra-curricular activities. The most notable organizations include Navy Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps, Future Business Leaders of America, Health Occupation Students of America, and Skills USA. At PCTI there are many great resources for any student. - Posted by Student/Alumni
  • Recommended January 25, 2008 - If you child is really interested in getting an education while learning a desired trade. Then this is the school. In my opinion they have the best Educational Staff in the Tri-State area. - Posted by Student/Alumni

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