515 Marshall Street
Paterson, NJ 07503
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Dr. Hani Awadallah School serves 598 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Dr. Hani Awadallah School 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 9% (which is lower 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 23% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 47%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 598 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 72%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in NJ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 9% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Dr. Hani Awadallah School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

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School Overview

Dr. Hani Awadallah School's student population of 598 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 51 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
598 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
51 teachers
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School Rankings

Dr. Hani Awadallah School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Dr. Hani Awadallah School is 0.56, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#1902 out of 2183 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
9%
26%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
10%
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Hispanic
60%
31%
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Black
7%
15%
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White
28%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.56
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
3%
5%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Dr. Hani Awadallah School's ranking?

Dr. Hani Awadallah School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for: Largest percent of students eligible for free lunch (Top 20%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

9% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 26% NJ state average), while 23% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% NJ state average).

How many students attend Dr. Hani Awadallah School?

598 students attend Dr. Hani Awadallah School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

60% of Dr. Hani Awadallah School students are Hispanic, 28% of students are White, 7% of students are Black, and 5% of students are Asian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Dr. Hani Awadallah School?

Dr. Hani Awadallah School has a student ration of 12:1, which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 11:1.

What grades does Dr. Hani Awadallah School offer ?

Dr. Hani Awadallah School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8

What school district is Dr. Hani Awadallah School part of?

Dr. Hani Awadallah School is part of Paterson Public School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 598 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 72%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 9% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

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