Top 10 Best Passaic Public High Schools (2021)

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For the 2021 school year, there are 4 public high schools serving 4,538 students in Passaic, NJ. The top ranked public high schools in Passaic, NJ are Passaic Arts And Science Charter School, Essex High School and Hope Academy. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Passaic, NJ public high schools have an average math proficiency score of 13% (versus the New Jersey public high school average of 30%), and reading proficiency score of 24% (versus the 50% statewide average). High schools in Passaic have an average ranking of 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of New Jersey public high schools.
Passaic, NJ public high school have a Graduation Rate of 79%, which is less than the New Jersey average of 91%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Passaic High School No. 12, with 79% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in New Jersey or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the New Jersey public high school average of 54% (majority Hispanic).

Top Passaic, NJ Public High Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Passaic Arts And Science Charter School Charter School
    Math: 28% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    7 St. Francis Way
    Passaic, NJ 07055
    (201) 773-9140

    Grades: K-11 | 1,275 student
  • Rank: #2-32.-3.
    Essex High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    188 1st Street
    Passaic, NJ 07055
    (973) 815-1389

    Grades: 7-12 | 27 students
  • Rank: #2-32.-3.
    Hope Academy Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    266 Harrison Street
    Passaic, NJ 07055
    (973) 928-1509

    Grades: 9-12 | 31 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Passaic High School No. 12 Math: 8% | Reading: 17%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    170 Paulison Ave.
    Passaic, NJ 07055
    (973) 470-5600

    Grades: 9-12 | 3,205 students
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