Belleville Public School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 11 public schools serving 4,486 students in Belleville Public School District. This district's average testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in New Jersey.
Public Schools in Belleville Public School District have an average math proficiency score of 27% (versus the New Jersey public school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 50% (versus the 57% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Belleville Public School District are Belleville Ps10, Belleville Ps9 and Belleville Ps4. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Belleville Public School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New Jersey.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the New Jersey public school average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Belleville Public 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
11 Schools
2,564 Schools
# Students
4,486 Students
1,342,156 Students
# Teachers
347 Teachers
115,003 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Belleville Public 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 88% has increased from 76% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (NJ)
Overall District Rank
#508 out of 652 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Belleville Public   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Belleville Public   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)
50%
57%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Belleville Public   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
88%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Belleville Public   School District and public school graduation rate of NJ by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.49
0.71
# American Indian Students
8 Students
2,095 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
359 Students
141,159 Students
% Asian Students
8%
10%
# Hispanic Students
3,112 Students
412,704 Students
% Hispanic Students
69%
31%
# Black Students
373 Students
198,944 Students
% Black Students
8%
15%
# White Students
574 Students
550,269 Students
% White Students
13%
41%
# Hawaiian Students
28 Students
2,646 Students
% Hawaiian Students
1%
n/a
# Two or more races Students
31 Students
34,254 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
234
37,500
# Students in K Grade:
257
82,457
# Students in 1st Grade:
276
90,889
# Students in 2nd Grade:
292
91,259
# Students in 3rd Grade:
295
92,196
# Students in 4th Grade:
310
93,838
# Students in 5th Grade:
299
94,854
# Students in 6th Grade:
306
98,507
# Students in 7th Grade:
342
100,214
# Students in 8th Grade:
372
102,176
# Students in 9th Grade:
316
102,349
# Students in 10th Grade:
309
100,975
# Students in 11th Grade:
361
100,074
# Students in 12th Grade:
354
99,076
# Ungraded Students:
163
55,792

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $18,256 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 $18,273 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
$82 MM
$24 MM
This chart display total revenue of Belleville Public   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
$82 MM
$24 MM
This chart display total spending of Belleville Public   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
$18,256
$26,132
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Belleville Public   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
$18,273
$25,552
This chart display average spending per public school student in Belleville Public   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 Belleville Public School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Belleville Ps10
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
527 Belleville Ave
Belleville, NJ 07109
(973) 969-4334
Grades: K-6
| 152 students
Rank: #22.
Belleville Ps9
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
301 Ralph St
Belleville, NJ 07109
(973) 969-4337
Grades: K-6
| 124 students
Rank: #33.
Belleville Ps4
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
30 Magnolia Street
Belleville, NJ 07109
(973) 969-4340
Grades: PK-6
| 466 students
Rank: #44.
Belleville Ps5
Math: 37% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
149 Adelaide St
Belleville, NJ 07109
(973) 969-4399
Grades: K-6
| 375 students
Rank: #55.
Belleville Ps3
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
230 Joralemon St
Belleville, NJ 07109
(973) 969-4341
Grades: PK-6
| 322 students
Rank: #66.
Belleville Ps8
Math: 22% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
183 Union Ave
Belleville, NJ 07109
(973) 969-4344
Grades: K-6
| 464 students
Rank: #77.
Belleville High School
Math: 17% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
100 Passaic Ave
Belleville, NJ 07109
(973) 969-4343
Grades: 9-12
| 1,358 students
Rank: #88.
Belleville Middle School
Math: 23% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(4)
279 Washington Ave
Belleville, NJ 07109
(973) 969-4342
Grades: 7-8
| 736 students
Rank: #99.
Belleville Ps7
Math: 27% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
20 Passaic Ave
Belleville, NJ 07109
(973) 969-4338
Grades: PK-6
| 404 students
229 Main Street
Belleville, NJ 07109
(973) 450-3500
Grades: PK
| 60 students
Rank: n/an/a
634 Mill Street
Belleville, NJ 07109
(973) 450-3500
Grades: PK
| 25 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Belleville
  • 102 Passaic Ave, Belleville, NJ, 07109
  • (973) 450-3500
  • bellevilleschools.org
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 4,486 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 87%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 88% (Btm 50% in NJ)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 27% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.49

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