Casimir Pulaski School No. 8

100 Fourth St.
Passaic, NJ 07055
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
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Bottom 50%
Casimir Pulaski School No. 8 serves 358 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
Casimir Pulaski School No. 8 placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 12% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 57%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.

Top Rankings

Casimir Pulaski School No. 8 ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

Casimir Pulaski School No. 8's student population of 358 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students358 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Rankings

Casimir Pulaski School No. 8 is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,221 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Casimir Pulaski School No. 8 is 0.11, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#2123 out of 2221 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
12%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
10%
Hispanic
94%
29%
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Black
5%
15%
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White
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44%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
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2%
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Diversity Score
0.110.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePassaic City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Casimir Pulaski School No. 8 is Essex High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is George Washington School No. 2 (0.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Passaic George Washington School No. 2
    Grades: K-2 | 187 students
    0.1 miles
    48 Bergen St.
    Passaic, NJ 07055
    (973) 470-5578
    0.1 K-2 187
  • Passaic Etta Gero School No. 9 Math: 13% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-6 | 681 students
    0.2 miles
    140 First St.
    Passaic, NJ 07055
    (973) 470-5509
    0.2 3-6 681
  • Passaic Essex High School Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 27 students
    0.3 miles
    188 1st Street
    Passaic, NJ 07055
    (973) 815-1389
    0.3 7-12 27
  • Passaic School No. 5 Math: 18% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 436 students
    0.3 miles
    168 Monroe St.
    Passaic, NJ 07055
    (973) 591-6747
    0.3 K-6 436
  • Garfield Abraham Lincoln School #6 Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 421 students
    0.4 miles
    111 Palisade Ave
    Garfield, NJ 07026
    (973) 340-5036
    0.4 PK-5 421

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