Infinity Institute

  • Infinity Institute serves 282 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 82% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 40%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 96% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 50%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Infinity Institute placed in the top 5% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 54%.
  • Infinity Institute operates within the Jersey City School District.
  • Jersey City School District's 75% graduation rate is lower than the New Jersey state average of 90%.

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School Overview

  • Infinity Institute's student population of 282 students has grown by 53% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students282 students
Infinity Institute Total Students (2011-2016)
Gender %Infinity Institute Gender
Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
Infinity Institute Total Teachers (2011-2016)
Students by GradeInfinity Institute Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Infinity Institute is ranked within the top 5% of all 2236 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has increased from 7:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Infinity Institute is 0.75, 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
40%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
96%
50%
Student : Teacher Ratio10:112:1
Infinity Institute Student Teacher Ratio (2011-2016)
Asian
26%
10%
Infinity Institute Asian Students (2011-2016)
Hispanic
28%
26%
Infinity Institute Black Students (2011-2016)
Black
26%
16%
Infinity Institute Black Students (2011-2016)
White
20%
46%
Infinity Institute White Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsInfinity Institute All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.750.43
Infinity Institute Diversity Score (2011-2016)
Graduation Rate≥90%
90%
Infinity Institute Graduation Rate (2014-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
33%
Infinity Institute Eligible for Free Lunch (2011-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
Infinity Institute Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2011-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Infinity Institute is Jersey City School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 656 school districts in New Jersey (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Jersey City School District's student population of 27,488 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 75% has increased from 70% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $24,656 is higher than the state average of $20,569. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $25,093 is higher than the state average of $20,942. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    School District NameJersey City School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    38
    2
    Number of Students Managed27,488921
    Jersey City School District Students Managed (1990-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    29%
    40%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    42%
    50%
    District Graduation Rate
    75%
    90%
    District Total Revenue$666 MM$19 MM
    District Spending$678 MM$19 MM
    District Revenue / Student$24,656$20,569
    District Spending / Student$25,093$20,942
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

    Nearby Public Schools

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    • School Location Miles Grades Students
    • Jersey City Jersey City Community Charter School Charter School
      Grades: K-8 | 570 students
      0.1 miles
      128 Danforth Avenue
      Jersey City, NJ 07305
      (201)433-2288
      0.1 K-8 570
    • Jersey City P.S. # 20
      Grades: PK-5 | 649 students
      0.1 miles
      160 Danforth Ave
      Jersey City, NJ 07305
      (201)915-6470
      0.1 PK-5 649
    • Jersey City Alexander D. Sullivan School
      Grades: PK-5 | 788 students
      0.3 miles
      171 Seaview Ave
      Jersey City, NJ 07305
      (201)915-6530
      0.3 PK-5 788
    • Jersey City Ezra L. Nolan School
      Grades: 6-8 | 256 students
      0.4 miles
      88 Gates Ave
      Jersey City, NJ 07305
      (201)915-6570
      0.4 6-8 256
    • Jersey City P.S. # 34
      Grades: PK-8 | 522 students
      0.4 miles
      1830 Kennedy Blvd
      Jersey City, NJ 07305
      (201)915-6550
      0.4 PK-8 522

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