Autistic

540 Farview Avenue
Paramus, NJ 07652
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Autistic serves 199 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
Autistic placed in the top 30% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 26%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 47%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 3:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 60% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 199 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 3:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 63%
  • Graduation Rate
    : <50%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in NJ
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

School Overview

Autistic's student population of 199 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 59 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students
199 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
59 teachers
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School Rankings

Autistic is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,183 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Autistic is 0.70, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#627 out of 2183 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
26%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
47%
Student : Teacher Ratio
3:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
10%
10%
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Hispanic
38%
32%
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Black
14%
15%
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White
37%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.70
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Graduation Rate
(10-11)
<50%
86%
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Autistic's ranking?
Autistic is ranked #627 out of 2,183 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in New Jersey.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
<50% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 26% NJ state average), while <50% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% NJ state average).
What is the graduation rate of Autistic?
The graduation rate of Autistic is 50%, which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 86%.
How many students attend Autistic?
199 students attend Autistic.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
38% of Autistic students are Hispanic, 37% of students are White, 14% of students are Black, 10% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Autistic?
Autistic has a student ration of 3:1, which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 11:1.
What grades does Autistic offer ?
Autistic offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-12
What school district is Autistic part of?

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 199 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 3:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 63%
  • Graduation Rate
    : <50%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

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