Edward W Kilpatrick Elementary School

  • Edward W Kilpatrick Elementary School serves 426 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 6-9% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 40%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 6-9% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Edward W Kilpatrick Elementary 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 54%.

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School Overview

  • Edward W Kilpatrick Elementary School's student population of 426 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students426 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Edward W Kilpatrick Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,236 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Edward W Kilpatrick Elementary School is 0.47, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#2192 out of 2,236 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
40%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:112:1
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Asian
n/a
10%
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Hispanic
65%
26%
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Black
34%
16%
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White
1%
46%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Edward W Kilpatrick Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.470.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePaterson Public School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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