Area Vocational Technical Schools Of Mercer County School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 5 public schools serving 274 students in Area Vocational Technical Schools Of Mercer County School District. Area Vocational Technical Schools Of Mercer County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New Jersey.
The top ranked public schools in Area Vocational Technical Schools Of Mercer County School District are Mercer County Technical School Health Sciences Academy, Mercer County Technical School Stem Academy and Mercer County Technical School Culinary Arts Academy. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Area Vocational Technical Schools Of Mercer County School District have an average math proficiency score of 50% (versus the New Jersey public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 74% (versus the 55% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in New Jersey.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is more than the New Jersey public school average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District NameArea Vocational Technical Schools Of Mercer County School District
School District Websitehttp://www.mcts.edu
School District Phone Number(609) 586-2129
School District Grades Offered09 - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NJ)
# of Schools5 Schools2,591 Schools
# of Students274 Students1,369,336 Students
# of Teachers44 Teachers113,451 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:112:1

District Comparison

Area Vocational Technical Schools Of Mercer County School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 653 school districts in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 50-59% has increased from 30-39% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#291 out of 655 school districts
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Area Vocational Technical Schools Of Mercer County  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of NJ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
55%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Area Vocational Technical Schools Of Mercer County  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of NJ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
50-59%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Area Vocational Technical Schools Of Mercer County  School District and public school graduation rate of NJ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.770.70
# of American Indian Students1 Student1,762 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students51 Students139,794 Students
% Asian Students
19%
10%
# of Hispanic Students61 Students387,424 Students
% Hispanic Students
22%
29%
# of Black Students72 Students205,369 Students
% Black Students
26%
15%
# of White Students81 Students605,038 Students
% White Students
30%
44%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a2,901 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students8 Students27,048 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 40,051
# of Students in Kindergarten: - 90,649
# of Students in 1st Grade: - 94,377
# of Students in 2nd Grade: - 94,673
# of Students in 3rd Grade: - 98,054
# of Students in 4th Grade: - 99,080
# of Students in 5th Grade: - 100,288
# of Students in 6th Grade: - 99,690
# of Students in 7th Grade: - 98,862
# of Students in 8th Grade: - 100,569
# of Students in 9th Grade:78103,043
# of Students in 10th Grade:76100,115
# of Students in 11th Grade:6298,802
# of Students in 12th Grade:5297,710
# of Ungraded Students:653,373

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $59,223 is higher than the state median of $24,804. The school district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $61,781 is higher than the state median of $24,862. The school district spending/student has declined by 5% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (NJ)
Total Revenue$16 MM$23 MM
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Spending$17 MM$23 MM
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Revenue / Student$59,223$24,804
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Area Vocational Technical Schools Of Mercer County  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$61,781$24,862
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Area Vocational Technical Schools Of Mercer County School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Mercer County Technical School Health Sciences Academy Vocational School
    Math: 60-69% | Reading: 80-89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1085 Old Trenton Road
    Trenton, NJ 08690
    (609) 586-5144

    Grades: 9-12 | 112 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Mercer County Technical School Stem Academy Vocational School
    Math: 50-59% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1200 Old Trenton Road, Comm. B
    Princeton Junction, NJ 08550
    (609) 570-3400

    Grades: 9-12 | 75 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Mercer County Technical School Culinary Arts Academy Vocational School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    129 Bull Run Road
    Pennington, NJ 08534
    (609) 737-9785

    Grades: 9-12 | 31 students
  • Rank: #4-54.-5.
    Mcvs Arthur R. Sypek Center Vocational School
    129 Bull Run Road
    Pennington, NJ 08534
    (609) 737-9785

    Grades: 10-12 | 11 students
  • Rank: #4-54.-5.
    Mcvs Assunpink Center Vocational School
    1085 Old Trenton Road
    Trenton, NJ 08690
    (609) 586-5144

    Grades: 9-12 | 45 students
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