Number 25 Elementary School

Trenton Ave,

Paterson, NJ, 07503-1534

Tel: (973)321-0250
Grades: KG-8

656 students

Number 25 Elementary School serves 656 students in grades KG-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 49%.
Number 25 Elementary School operates within the Paterson School District.

Overview

The student population of 656 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 21% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 656 students
Number 25 Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
Number 25 Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Number 25 Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.40 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 12:1
Number 25 Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
9%
Number 25 Elementary School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
76%
23%
Number 25 Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
7%
17%
Number 25 Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
15%
51%
Number 25 Elementary School White (1988-2012)
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.
0.40 0.66
Number 25 Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
79%
29%
Number 25 Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2012)
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.
12%
6%
Number 25 Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 26,851 students has grown by 14% over five years.
School District Name Paterson School District
Number of Schools
Managed
46
2
Number of Students Managed 26,851 919
Paterson School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $575 MM $20 MM
Paterson School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $567 MM $19 MM
Paterson School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $24,447 $20,414
Paterson School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $24,125 $19,395
Paterson School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Paterson Cs For Sci Technical (0.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Paterson Cs For Sci Technical (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Number 4 Elementary School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Paterson Paterson Cs For Sci Technical
    Charter School
    69 75 Lehigh Ave
    Paterson , NJ , 07503
    (973)247-0600
    Charter School
    0.5  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • Paterson Martin Luther King Elementary School
    851 East 28th St
    Paterson , NJ , 07513
    (973)321-0300
    0.5  mi  |  831  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Paterson Number 20 Elementary School
    500 East 37th St
    Paterson , NJ , 07504
    (973)321-0200
    0.6  mi  |  479  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Paterson Number 9 Elementary School
    6 Timothy St
    Paterson , NJ , 07503
    (973)321-0090
    0.7  mi  |  1295  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Paterson Number 24 Elementary School
    50 Nineteenth Ave
    Paterson , NJ , 07513
    (973)321-0240
    0.7  mi  |  813  students  |  Gr.  KG-8

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