Montclair Public School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 2 public preschools serving 817 students in Montclair Public School District. This district's average pre testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public pre schools in New Jersey.
Public Preschools in Montclair Public School District have an average math proficiency score of 64% (versus the New Jersey public pre school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 59% (versus the 52% statewide average).
The top ranked public preschools in Montclair Public School District are Bradford Elementary School and Nishuane Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the New Jersey public preschool average of 63% (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
2 Schools
882 Schools
# Students
817 Students
343,423 Students
# Teachers
77 Teachers
31,387 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1

District Rank

Montclair Public School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 360 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
0.70
0.72
# American Indian Students
2 Students
587 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
48 Students
30,183 Students
% Asian Students
6%
9%
# Hispanic Students
101 Students
118,909 Students
% Hispanic Students
12%
35%
# Black Students
154 Students
57,350 Students
% Black Students
19%
17%
# White Students
397 Students
125,754 Students
% White Students
49%
36%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
759 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
115 Students
9,875 Students
% of Two or more races Students
14%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
36,005
# Students in K Grade:
163
49,497
# Students in 1st Grade:
220
48,370
# Students in 2nd Grade:
204
45,353
# Students in 3rd Grade:
66
39,916
# Students in 4th Grade:
60
35,136
# Students in 5th Grade:
68
28,343
# Students in 6th Grade:
-
14,967
# Students in 7th Grade:
-
11,250
# Students in 8th Grade:
-
10,842
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
403
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
395
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
425
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
509
# Ungraded Students:
36
22,012

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 Preschools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Bradford Elementary School
Math: 64% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
87 Mt Hebron Rd
Montclair, NJ 07042
(973) 509-4155
Grades: PK-5
| 389 students
Rank: n/an/a
32 Cedar Ave
Montclair, NJ 07042
(973) 509-4222
Grades: PK-2
| 428 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: 817 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 51%
  • 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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