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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 60 public schools managed by Newark Public School District serving 33,860 students in Newark, New Jersey.
  • Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the New Jersey state average of 54%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is more than the state average of 12:1.

Newark Public School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Newark Abington Avenue School
    209 Abington Ave
    Newark, NJ 07107
    (973)268-5230

    Grades: PK-8 | 801 students
  • Newark American History High School
    74 Montgomery St
    Newark, NJ 07103
    (973)733-7333

    Grades: 6-12 | 445 students
  • Newark Ann Street School
    30 Ann St
    Newark, NJ 07105
    (973)465-4890

    Grades: PK-8 | 1353 students
  • Newark Arts High School
    550 M L King Blvd
    Newark, NJ 07102
    (973)733-7391

    Grades: 7-12 | 709 students
  • Newark Avon Avenue School
    219 Avon Ave
    Newark, NJ 07108
    (973)733-6750

    Grades: PK-8 | 576 students
  • Newark Barringer Arts High School
    90 Parker St
    Newark, NJ 07104
    (973)268-5125

    Grades: 9-12 | 611 students
  • Newark Belmont Runyon Elementary School
    1 Belmont Runyon Way
    Newark, NJ 07108
    (973)733-6920

    Grades: PK-8 | 518 students
  • Newark Benjamin Franklin Elementary School
    42 Park Ave
    Newark, NJ 07104
    (973)268-5250

    Grades: PK-4 | 568 students
  • Newark Branch Brook School
    228 Ridge St
    Newark, NJ 07104
    (973)268-5220

    Grades: PK-4 | 175 students
  • Newark Bruce Street School For The Deaf Special Education School
    333 Clinton Pl
    Newark, NJ 07112
    (973)705-3951

    Grades: PK-8 | 51 students
  • Newark Camden Street Elementary School
    281 Camden St
    Newark, NJ 07103
    (973)733-6994

    Grades: PK-8 | 593 students
  • Newark Central High School
    250 18th Avenue
    Newark, NJ 07103
    (973)733-6378

    Grades: 9-12 | 834 students
  • Newark Chancellor Avenue School
    321 Chancellor Ave
    Newark, NJ 07112
    (973)705-3870

    Grades: PK-8 | 540 students
  • Newark Cleveland Eighteenth Avenue School
    388 Bergen St
    Newark, NJ 07103
    (973)733-6944

    Grades: PK-8 | 414 students
  • Newark Dr William H Horton Elementary School
    291 N 7th St
    Newark, NJ 07107
    (973)268-5260

    Grades: PK-8 | 809 students
  • Newark Dr. E. Alma Flagg School
    150 Third St
    Newark, NJ 07104
    (973)268-5190

    Grades: PK-8 | 498 students
  • Newark Eagle Academy For Young Men Of Newark
    279 Chancellor Avenue
    Newark, NJ 07112
    (973)733-1234

    Grades: 6-12 | 188 students
  • Newark Early Childhood Academy - Gladys Hillman Jones
    63 Webster Street
    Newark, NJ 07104
    (973)733-6234

    Grades: PK | 789 students
  • Newark Early Childhood Academy - South
    255 Chancellor Avenue
    Newark, NJ 07112
    (973)733-6973

    Grades: PK | 81 students
  • Newark East Side High School
    238 Van Buren St
    Newark, NJ 07105
    (973)465-4900

    Grades: 9-12 | 1799 students
  • Newark Elliott Street Elementary School
    284 First Avenue
    Newark, NJ 07104
    (973)268-5360

    Grades: PK-4 | 446 students
  • Newark Fast Track Success Academy Alternative School
    190 Muhammad Ali Avenue
    Newark, NJ 07108
    (973)424-4391

    Grades: 7-12 | 213 students
  • Newark First Avenue School
    214 First Ave
    Newark, NJ 07107
    (973)268-5240

    Grades: PK-8 | 1108 students
  • Newark Fourteenth Avenue School
    186 14th Ave
    Newark, NJ 07103
    (973)733-6940

    Grades: PK-4 | 248 students
  • Newark George Washington Carver Elementary School
    333 Clinton Pl
    Newark, NJ 07112
    (973)705-3800

    Grades: PK-8 | 505 students
  • Newark Girls Academy Of Newark
    279 Chancellor Avenue
    Newark, NJ 07112
    (973)508-4334

    Grades: 6-12 | 116 students
  • Newark Harriet Tubman Elementary School
    504 S Tenth St
    Newark, NJ 07103
    (973)733-6934

    Grades: PK-6 | 338 students
  • Newark Hawkins Street School
    8 Hawkins St
    Newark, NJ 07105
    (973)465-4920

    Grades: PK-8 | 700 students
  • Newark Hawthorne Avenue School
    428 Hawthorne Ave
    Newark, NJ 07112
    (973)705-3960

    Grades: PK-8 | 351 students
  • Newark Ivy Hill Elementary School
    107 Ivy Street
    Newark, NJ 07106
    (973)351-2121

    Grades: PK-8 | 553 students
  • Newark John F Kennedy School Special Education School
    311 S Tenth St
    Newark, NJ 07103
    (973)733-6788

    Grades: K-12 | 181 students
  • Newark Lafayette Street School
    205 Lafayette St
    Newark, NJ 07105
    (973)465-4860

    Grades: PK-8 | 1115 students
  • Newark Lincoln Elementary School
    87 Richelieu Ter
    Newark, NJ 07106
    (973)374-2290

    Grades: PK-8 | 415 students
  • Newark Louise A Spencer Elementary School
    66 Muhammad Ali Avenue
    Newark, NJ 07108
    (973)733-6931

    Grades: K-9 | 372 students
  • Newark Luis Munoz Marin Elementary School
    663 Broadway
    Newark, NJ 07104
    (973)268-5330

    Grades: PK-8 | 931 students
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Overview

School District NameNewark Public School District
# of Schools65
# of Students35,330
# of Teachers2,573
Student : Teacher Ratio14
# of Male Students18,201
% Male Students
52%
# of Female Students17,129
% Female Students
48%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.58
# of American Indian Students64
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students272
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students15,673
% Hispanic Students
44%
# of Black Students16,467
% Black Students
47%
# of White Students2,758
% White Students
8%
# of Hawaiian Students92
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students4
% of Two or more races Students
n/a

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:1,799
# of Students in Kindergarten:2,508
# of Students in 1st Grade:2,836
# of Students in 2nd Grade:2,763
# of Students in 3rd Grade:2,789
# of Students in 4th Grade:2,716
# of Students in 5th Grade:2,303
# of Students in 6th Grade:2,344
# of Students in 7th Grade:2,352
# of Students in 8th Grade:2,405
# of Students in 9th Grade:2,126
# of Students in 10th Grade:1,904
# of Students in 11th Grade:1,856
# of Students in 12th Grade:1,901
# of Ungraded Students:2,728

District Comparison

  • Newark 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 73% has increased from 61% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NJ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Newark 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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
50%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Newark 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 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate
73%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Newark Public School District and public school graduation rate of NJ by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $30,860 is higher than the state average of $20,569. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $31,744 is higher than the state average of $20,942. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NJ)
Total Revenue$1,098 MM$19 MM
This chart display total revenue of Newark Public School District and average revenue for each school distric in NJ by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending$1,130 MM$19 MM
This chart display total spending of Newark Public School District and average spending for each school distric in NJ by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Revenue / Student$30,860$20,569
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Newark Public School District and average revenue per public school student in NJ by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending / Student$31,744$20,942
This chart display average spending per public school student in Newark Public School District and average spending per public school student in NJ by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
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