Clifton Public School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 17 public schools managed by Clifton Public School District serving 10,891 students in Clifton, New Jersey.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the New Jersey state average of 55%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is more than the state average of 12:1.

Clifton Public School District (2020)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Clifton Christopher Columbus Middle School
    350 Piaget Avenue
    Clifton, NJ 07011
    (973)470-2360

    Grades: 6-8 | 1220 students
  • Clifton Clifton High School
    333 Colfax Avenue
    Clifton, NJ 07013
    (973)470-2312

    Grades: 9-12 | 2979 students
  • Clifton School #1
    158 Park Slope
    Clifton, NJ 07011
    (973)470-2370

    Grades: K-5 | 287 students
  • Clifton School #11
    147 Merselis Avenue
    Clifton, NJ 07011
    (973)470-2401

    Grades: K-5 | 469 students
  • Clifton School #12
    165 Clifton Avenue
    Clifton, NJ 07011
    (973)470-2404

    Grades: PK-5 | 692 students
  • Clifton School #13
    782 Van Houten Avenue
    Clifton, NJ 07013
    (973)470-2410

    Grades: K-5 | 493 students
  • Clifton School #14
    99 St Andrews Boulevard
    Clifton, NJ 07012
    (973)470-2411

    Grades: K-5 | 388 students
  • Clifton School #15
    700 Gregory Avenue
    Clifton, NJ 07011
    (973)470-2418

    Grades: PK-5 | 358 students
  • Clifton School #16
    755 Grove Street
    Clifton, NJ 07013
    (973)470-2420

    Grades: K-5 | 237 students
  • Clifton School #17
    361 Lexington Avenue
    Clifton, NJ 07011
    (973)458-6017

    Grades: PK-5 | 617 students
  • Clifton School #2
    1270 Van Houten Avenue
    Clifton, NJ 07013
    (973)470-2380

    Grades: K-5 | 415 students
  • Clifton School #3
    365 Washington Avenue
    Clifton, NJ 07011
    (973)470-2390

    Grades: K-5 | 302 students
  • Clifton School #4
    194 West Second Street
    Clifton, NJ 07011
    (973)470-2382

    Grades: K-5 | 181 students
  • Clifton School #5
    136 Valley Road
    Clifton, NJ 07013
    (973)470-2386

    Grades: K-5 | 362 students
  • Clifton School #8
    41 Oak Street
    Clifton, NJ 07014
    (973)470-2392

    Grades: PK-5 | 365 students
  • Clifton School #9
    25 Brighton Road
    Clifton, NJ 07012
    (973)470-2396

    Grades: K-5 | 322 students
  • Clifton Woodrow Wilson Middle School
    1400 Van Houten Avenue
    Clifton, NJ 07013
    (973)470-2348

    Grades: 6-8 | 1204 students

Overview

School District NameClifton Public School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students10,891 students
# of Teachers820 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
# of Male Students5,693 students
% Male Students
52%
# of Female Students5,198 students
% Female Students
48%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.57
# of American Indian Students25 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students780 students
% Asian Students
7%
# of Hispanic Students6,048 students
% Hispanic Students
56%
# of Black Students488 students
% Black Students
4%
# of White Students3,516 students
% White Students
32%
# of Hawaiian Students2 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students32 students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:210
# of Students in Kindergarten:754
# of Students in 1st Grade:772
# of Students in 2nd Grade:785
# of Students in 3rd Grade:860
# of Students in 4th Grade:859
# of Students in 5th Grade:822
# of Students in 6th Grade:760
# of Students in 7th Grade:829
# of Students in 8th Grade:786
# of Students in 9th Grade:716
# of Students in 10th Grade:702
# of Students in 11th Grade:738
# of Students in 12th Grade:731
# of Ungraded Students:567

District Comparison

  • Clifton Public 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.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 87% has increased from 82% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NJ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
41%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Clifton 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
53%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Clifton 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
87%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Clifton Public School District and public school graduation rate of NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $15,252 in this school district is less than the state average of $20,704. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $14,904 is less than the state average of $21,080. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NJ)
Total Revenue$167 MM$19 MM
This chart display total revenue of Clifton Public School District and average revenue for each school distric in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$163 MM$19 MM
This chart display total spending of Clifton Public School District and average spending for each school distric in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$15,252$20,704
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Clifton Public School District and average revenue per public school student in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$14,904$21,080
This chart display average spending per public school student in Clifton Public School District and average spending per public school student in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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