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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 46 public schools managed by Paterson Public School District serving 23,000 students in Paterson, New Jersey.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% 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.

Paterson Public School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Paterson Alexander Hamilton Academy
    11 27 16th Avenue
    Paterson, NJ 07501
    (973)321-0320

    Grades: K-8 | 563 students
  • Paterson Alternative High School Alternative School
    5 Colt Street
    Paterson, NJ 07505
    (973)321-0570

    Grades: 9-12 | 179 students
  • Paterson Charles J Riley School 9
    6 Timothy Street
    Paterson, NJ 07503
    (973)321-0090

    Grades: PK-8 | 846 students
  • Paterson Dale Avenue
    21 Dale Ave
    Paterson, NJ 07501
    (973)321-0410

    Grades: PK-1 | 341 students
  • Paterson Don Bosco Academy
    764 11th Avenue
    Paterson, NJ 07514
    (973)321-0580

    Grades: 6-8 | 744 students
  • Paterson Dr. Martin Luther King Junior Educational Complex
    851 E 28th Street
    Paterson, NJ 07513
    (973)321-0300

    Grades: K-8 | 665 students
  • Paterson Edward W Kilpatrick
    295-315 Ellison Street
    Paterson, NJ 07501
    (973)321-0330

    Grades: PK-3 | 405 students
  • Paterson Garrett Morgan Academy
    200 Grand Street
    Paterson, NJ 07501
    (973)321-2540

    Grades: 9-12 | 179 students
  • Paterson International High School
    200 Grand Street
    Paterson, NJ 07501
    (973)321-2280

    Grades: 9-12 | 477 students
  • Paterson New Roberto Clemente
    482-506 Market Street
    Paterson, NJ 07501
    (973)321-0240

    Grades: 6-8 | 573 students
  • Paterson Norman S Weir
    152 College Boulevard
    Paterson, NJ 07505
    (973)321-0750

    Grades: K-8 | 293 students
  • Paterson Rev Dr Frank Napier Junior School
    55 Clinton Street
    Paterson, NJ 07522
    (973)321-0040

    Grades: 2-8 | 456 students
  • Paterson Roberto Clemente
    434 Rosa Parks Blvd
    Paterson, NJ 07501
    (973)321-0340

    Grades: K-5 | 335 students
  • Paterson Rosa L. Parks School Of Fine And Performing Arts
    413 12th Avenue
    Paterson, NJ 07514
    (973)321-0520

    Grades: 9-12 | 278 students
  • Paterson School 1
    1 East 32nd Street
    Paterson, NJ 07514
    (973)321-0490

    Grades: PK-5 | 285 students
  • Paterson School 10
    48 Mercer Street
    Paterson, NJ 07524
    (973)321-0100

    Grades: PK-8 | 607 students
  • Paterson School 11 (newcomers)
    350 Market Street
    Paterson, NJ 07501
    (973)321-0110

    Grades: 4-8 | 256 students
  • Paterson School 12
    121 North Second Street
    Paterson, NJ 07522
    (973)321-0120

    Grades: K-8 | 521 students
  • Paterson School 13
    690 East 23rd St
    Paterson, NJ 07504
    (973)321-0130

    Grades: K-8 | 545 students
  • Paterson School 14
    522 Union Avenue
    Paterson, NJ 07522
    (973)321-0140

    Grades: K-4 | 241 students
  • Paterson School 15
    98 Oak Street
    Paterson, NJ 07501
    (973)321-0150

    Grades: PK-5 | 673 students
  • Paterson School 16
    11 22nd Avenue
    Paterson, NJ 07513
    (973)321-1000

    Grades: PK-8 | 708 students
  • Paterson School 18
    51 E 18th Street
    Paterson, NJ 07524
    (973)321-0180

    Grades: 1-8 | 1018 students
  • Paterson School 19
    31 James Street
    Paterson, NJ 07502
    (973)321-0190

    Grades: K-4 | 376 students
  • Paterson School 2
    22 Passaic Street
    Paterson, NJ 07501
    (973)321-0020

    Grades: K-8 | 593 students
  • Paterson School 20
    500 East 37th Street
    Paterson, NJ 07504
    (973)321-0200

    Grades: K-8 | 498 students
  • Paterson School 21
    322 Tenth Avenue
    Paterson, NJ 07514
    (973)321-0210

    Grades: PK-8 | 751 students
  • Paterson School 24
    50 Nineteenth Avenue
    Paterson, NJ 07513
    (973)321-0160

    Grades: PK-8 | 846 students
  • Paterson School 25
    287 Trenton Avenue
    Paterson, NJ 07503
    (973)321-0250

    Grades: K-8 | 571 students
  • Paterson School 26
    1 East 32nd Street
    Paterson, NJ 07514
    (973)321-0260

    Grades: K-8 | 569 students
  • Paterson School 27
    250 Richmond Ave
    Paterson, NJ 07502
    (973)321-0270

    Grades: PK-6 | 825 students
  • Paterson School 28
    200 Presidential Boulevard
    Paterson, NJ 07522
    (973)321-0280

    Grades: PK-8 | 488 students
  • Paterson School 29
    88 Danforth Avenue
    Paterson, NJ 07501
    (973)321-0290

    Grades: K-4 | 290 students
  • Paterson School 3
    448 Main Street
    Paterson, NJ 07501
    (973)321-0030

    Grades: K-8 | 434 students
  • Paterson School 5
    430 Totowa Avenue
    Paterson, NJ 07502
    (973)321-0050

    Grades: K-5 | 699 students
  • Show 11 more public schools in Paterson

Overview

School District NamePaterson Public School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students23,000 students
# of Teachers1,809 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
# of Male Students11,551 students
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students11,449 students
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.49
# of American Indian Students7 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students1,013 students
% Asian Students
4%
# of Hispanic Students15,870 students
% Hispanic Students
69%
# of Black Students5,152 students
% Black Students
22%
# of White Students944 students
% White Students
4%
# of Hawaiian Students12 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students2 students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:655
# of Students in Kindergarten:2,055
# of Students in 1st Grade:2,041
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1,970
# of Students in 3rd Grade:1,938
# of Students in 4th Grade:1,921
# of Students in 5th Grade:1,838
# of Students in 6th Grade:1,719
# of Students in 7th Grade:1,709
# of Students in 8th Grade:1,670
# of Students in 9th Grade:1,078
# of Students in 10th Grade:1,112
# of Students in 11th Grade:1,077
# of Students in 12th Grade:1,016
# of Ungraded Students:1,201

District Comparison

  • Paterson 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 88% has increased from 66% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NJ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
41%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Paterson 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)
25%
53%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Paterson 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
88%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Paterson 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 $23,234 is higher 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 $23,918 is higher 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$571 MM$19 MM
This chart display total revenue of Paterson Public School District and average revenue for each school distric in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$588 MM$19 MM
This chart display total spending of Paterson Public School District and average spending for each school distric in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$23,234$20,704
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Paterson Public School District and average revenue per public school student in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$23,918$21,080
This chart display average spending per public school student in Paterson 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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