Montclair Public School District

For the 2022 school year, there is 1 public high school serving 2,034 students in Montclair Public School District. This district's average high testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public high schools in New Jersey.
Public High School in Montclair Public School District have an average math proficiency score of 17% (versus the New Jersey public high school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 75% (versus the 57% statewide average).
The top ranked public high school in Montclair Public School District is Montclair High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Public High School in Montclair Public School District have a Graduation Rate of 90%, which is less than the New Jersey average of 91%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Montclair High School, with 90% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in New Jersey or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the New Jersey public high school average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Montclair Public 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
Montclair 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
1 School
555 Schools
# Students
2,034 Students
457,675 Students
# Teachers
158 Teachers
36,850 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Montclair Public School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 322 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 90% has decreased from 91% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (NJ)
Overall District Rank
#216 out of 652 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Montclair Public   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Montclair 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)
68%
57%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Montclair 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
90%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Montclair 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
0.66
0.71
# American Indian Students
3 Students
590 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
106 Students
44,946 Students
% Asian Students
5%
10%
# Hispanic Students
247 Students
135,464 Students
% Hispanic Students
12%
30%
# Black Students
516 Students
77,622 Students
% Black Students
25%
17%
# White Students
1,045 Students
189,658 Students
% White Students
52%
41%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
926 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
115 Students
8,408 Students
% of Two or more races Students
6%
2%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
295
# Students in K Grade:
-
3,217
# Students in 1st Grade:
-
3,404
# Students in 2nd Grade:
-
3,271
# Students in 3rd Grade:
-
3,457
# Students in 4th Grade:
-
3,337
# Students in 5th Grade:
-
3,409
# Students in 6th Grade:
-
4,301
# Students in 7th Grade:
-
6,764
# Students in 8th Grade:
-
7,866
# Students in 9th Grade:
513
102,349
# Students in 10th Grade:
482
100,975
# Students in 11th Grade:
483
100,074
# Students in 12th Grade:
516
99,075
# Ungraded Students:
40
15,881

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $23,734 in this school district is less than the state median of $26,132. The school district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $22,302 is less than the state median of $25,552. The school district spending/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
This School District
This State (NJ)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$151 MM
$24 MM
This chart display total revenue of Montclair Public   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in NJ by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$142 MM
$24 MM
This chart display total spending of Montclair Public   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in NJ by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$23,734
$26,132
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Montclair 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
$22,302
$25,552
This chart display average spending per public school student in Montclair 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 Montclair Public School District Public High Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Montclair High School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
100 Chestnut St
Montclair, NJ 07042
(973) 509-4100
Grades: 9-12
| 2,034 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Montclair Public School District
  • 22 Valley Rd., Montclair, NJ, 07042
  • (973) 509-4000
  • montclair.k12.nj.us
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 2,034 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 49%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90% (Btm 50% in NJ)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 68% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

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