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  • For the 2021 school year, there are 9 public schools in Belleville School District, serving 4,503 students. Belleville School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New Jersey.
  • Public schools in Belleville School District have an average math proficiency score of 23% (versus the New Jersey public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 46% (versus the 55% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in New Jersey.
  • The top ranked public schools in Belleville School District are Belleville Ps10, Belleville Ps9 and Belleville Ps8. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the New Jersey public school average of 56% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is more than the New Jersey public school average of 12:1.

Overview

School District NameBelleville School District
School District Websitehttp://www.bellevilleschools.org
School District Phone Number(973) 450-3500
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NJ)
# of Schools9 Schools2,593 Schools
# of Students4,503 Students1,370,037 Students
# of Teachers318 Teachers113,509 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1

District Comparison

  • Belleville School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 654 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 85% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank#569 out of 655 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Belleville   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Belleville   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)
23%
55%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Belleville   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
85%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Belleville   School District and public school graduation rate of NJ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.530.70
# of American Indian Students8 Students1,764 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students435 Students139,807 Students
% Asian Students
10%
10%
# of Hispanic Students2,962 Students387,558 Students
% Hispanic Students
66%
29%
# of Black Students398 Students205,579 Students
% Black Students
9%
15%
# of White Students655 Students605,321 Students
% White Students
14%
44%
# of Hawaiian Students26 Students2,908 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
1%
n/a
# of Two or more races Students19 Students27,100 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:5540,174
# of Students in Kindergarten:30590,834
# of Students in 1st Grade:32094,517
# of Students in 2nd Grade:30994,807
# of Students in 3rd Grade:30398,088
# of Students in 4th Grade:33399,118
# of Students in 5th Grade:384100,315
# of Students in 6th Grade:27899,690
# of Students in 7th Grade:30498,862
# of Students in 8th Grade:342100,569
# of Students in 9th Grade:307103,043
# of Students in 10th Grade:390100,115
# of Students in 11th Grade:34698,802
# of Students in 12th Grade:33597,710
# of Ungraded Students:19253,393

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $17,430 in this school district is less than the state median of $24,433. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $17,242 is less than the state median of $24,452. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (NJ)
Total Revenue$79 MM$23 MM
This chart display total revenue of Belleville   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$78 MM$23 MM
This chart display total spending of Belleville   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$17,430$24,433
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Belleville   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$17,242$24,452
This chart display average spending per public school student in Belleville   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Belleville School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Belleville Ps10 Math: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    527 Belleville Ave
    Belleville, NJ 07109
    (973) 532-5010

    Grades: K-5 | 171 students
  • Belleville Ps9 Math: 25-29% | Reading: 75-79%
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    301 Ralph St
    Belleville, NJ 07109
    (973) 532-5019

    Grades: K-5 | 125 students
  • Belleville Ps8 Math: 38% | Reading: 52%
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    183 Union Ave
    Belleville, NJ 07109
    (973) 532-5018

    Grades: K-5 | 442 students
  • Belleville Ps4 Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    30 Magnolia St
    Belleville, NJ 07109
    (973) 532-5014

    Grades: PK-5 | 319 students
  • Belleville Ps5 Math: 30-34% | Reading: 50-54%
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    149 Adelaide St
    Belleville, NJ 07109
    (973) 450-3450

    Grades: K-5 | 351 students
  • Belleville Ps3 Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    230 Joralemon St
    Belleville, NJ 07109
    (973) 532-5013

    Grades: PK-5 | 344 students
  • Belleville Ps7 Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    20 Passaic Ave
    Belleville, NJ 07109
    (973) 532-5017

    Grades: PK-5 | 381 students
  • Belleville Middle School Math: 18% | Reading: 45%
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    279 Washington Ave
    Belleville, NJ 07109
    (973) 532-5011

    Grades: 6-8 | 973 students
  • Belleville High School Math: 13% | Reading: 41%
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    100 Passaic Ave
    Belleville, NJ 07109
    (973) 532-5012

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,397 student
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