Bayonne School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 13 public schools serving 9,832 students in Bayonne School District. This district's average testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in New Jersey.
Public Schools in Bayonne School District have an average math proficiency score of 38% (versus the New Jersey public school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 58% (versus the 57% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Bayonne School District are Nicholas Oresko Community School, Walter F. Robinson Community School and Woodrow Wilson Community School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Bayonne School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New Jersey.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the New Jersey public school average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Bayonne School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in New Jersey for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Bayonne School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (NJ)
# Schools
13 Schools
2,564 Schools
# Students
9,832 Students
1,342,156 Students
# Teachers
761 Teachers
115,003 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Bayonne School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 648 school districts in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 86% has increased from 82% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (NJ)
Overall District Rank
#398 out of 652 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Bayonne   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bayonne   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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
57%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bayonne   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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
86%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Bayonne   School District and public school graduation rate of NJ by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.69
0.71
# American Indian Students
14 Students
2,095 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
776 Students
141,159 Students
% Asian Students
8%
10%
# Hispanic Students
3,652 Students
412,704 Students
% Hispanic Students
37%
31%
# Black Students
1,089 Students
198,944 Students
% Black Students
11%
15%
# White Students
3,939 Students
550,269 Students
% White Students
40%
41%
# Hawaiian Students
27 Students
2,646 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
334 Students
34,254 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
497
37,500
# Students in K Grade:
707
82,457
# Students in 1st Grade:
674
90,889
# Students in 2nd Grade:
703
91,259
# Students in 3rd Grade:
664
92,196
# Students in 4th Grade:
658
93,838
# Students in 5th Grade:
647
94,854
# Students in 6th Grade:
710
98,507
# Students in 7th Grade:
688
100,214
# Students in 8th Grade:
693
102,176
# Students in 9th Grade:
658
102,349
# Students in 10th Grade:
617
100,975
# Students in 11th Grade:
556
100,074
# Students in 12th Grade:
604
99,076
# Ungraded Students:
756
55,792

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $17,320 in this school district is less than the state median of $26,132. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $16,362 is less than the state median of $25,552. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (NJ)
Total Revenue
$170 MM
$24 MM
This chart display total revenue of Bayonne   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in NJ by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending
$161 MM
$24 MM
This chart display total spending of Bayonne   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in NJ by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$17,320
$26,132
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Bayonne   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in NJ by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$16,362
$25,552
This chart display average spending per public school student in Bayonne   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in NJ by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Bayonne School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Nicholas Oresko Community School
Math: 73% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
33 East 24th Street
Bayonne, NJ 07002
(201) 858-6281
Grades: PK-8
| 444 students
Rank: #22.
Walter F. Robinson Community School
Math: 53% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
95 West 31st Street
Bayonne, NJ 07002
(201) 858-5964
Grades: PK-8
| 772 students
Rank: #33.
Woodrow Wilson Community School
Math: 39% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
101 West 56th Street
Bayonne, NJ 07002
(201) 858-5996
Grades: PK-8
| 747 students
Rank: #44.
Washington Community School #9
Math: 47% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
191 Avenue B
Bayonne, NJ 07002
(201) 858-5990
Grades: PK-8
| 677 students
Rank: #55.
Philip G. Vroom Community School
Math: 43% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
18 West 26th St
Bayonne, NJ 07002
(201) 858-5956
Grades: PK-8
| 485 students
Rank: #66.
Mary J Donohoe Community School
Math: 35% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
38 Dodge Street
Bayonne, NJ 07002
(201) 858-5969
Grades: PK-8
| 459 students
Rank: #77.
Bayonne High School
Math: 28% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
669 Avenue A
Bayonne, NJ 07002
(201) 858-5900
Grades: 9-12
| 2,490 students
Rank: #88.
John M. Bailey Community School
Math: 37% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
75 West 10th Street
Bayonne, NJ 07002
(201) 858-5824
Grades: PK-8
| 656 students
Rank: #99.
Henry E. Harris Community School
Math: 31% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
135 Avenue C
Bayonne, NJ 07002
(201) 858-5945
Grades: PK-8
| 637 students
Rank: #1010.
Lincoln Community School #5
Math: 34% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
208 Prospect Avenue
Bayonne, NJ 07002
(201) 858-5973
Grades: PK-8
| 453 students
Rank: #1111.
Horace Mann Community School
Math: 36% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
25 West 38th Street
Bayonne, NJ 07002
(201) 858-5979
Grades: PK-8
| 641 students
Rank: #1212.
William Shemin Midtown Community School #8
Math: 31% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
550 Avenue A
Bayonne, NJ 07002
(201) 858-5984
Grades: PK-8
| 1,230 students
Rank: #1313.
Bayonne Alternative High School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
669 Avenue A
Bayonne, NJ 07002
(201) 858-5895
Grades: 9-12
| 141 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Bayonne School District
  • 669 Avenue A, Bayonne, NJ, 07002
  • (201) 858-5814
  • bboed.org
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 9,832 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 60%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 86% (Btm 50% in NJ)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 38% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 58% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.69

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