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For the 2021 school year, there are 19 public schools serving 11,130 students in Trenton Public School District. Trenton Public School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New Jersey.
The top ranked public schools in Trenton Public School District are Parker Elementary School, Mott Elementary School and Franklin Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Trenton Public School District have an average math proficiency score of 10% (versus the New Jersey public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 20% (versus the 55% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in New Jersey.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the New Jersey public school average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District NameTrenton Public School District
School District Websitehttp://www.trenton.k12.nj.us
School District Phone Number(609) 656-4900
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NJ)
# of Schools19 Schools2,594 Schools
# of Students11,130 Students1,370,037 Students
# of Teachers894 Teachers113,509 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1

District Comparison

Trenton Public School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 654 school districts in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 68% has increased from 49% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#636 out of 655 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Trenton Public   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Trenton 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10%
55%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Trenton 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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
68%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Trenton Public   School District and public school graduation rate of NJ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.530.70
# of American Indian Students8 Students1,764 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students50 Students139,807 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
10%
# of Hispanic Students5,735 Students387,558 Students
% Hispanic Students
52%
29%
# of Black Students5,113 Students205,579 Students
% Black Students
46%
15%
# of White Students149 Students605,321 Students
% White Students
1%
44%
# of Hawaiian Students9 Students2,908 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students66 Students27,100 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:5740,174
# of Students in Kindergarten:1,02090,834
# of Students in 1st Grade:99494,517
# of Students in 2nd Grade:96894,807
# of Students in 3rd Grade:93898,088
# of Students in 4th Grade:82599,118
# of Students in 5th Grade:743100,315
# of Students in 6th Grade:70099,690
# of Students in 7th Grade:76798,862
# of Students in 8th Grade:664100,569
# of Students in 9th Grade:708103,043
# of Students in 10th Grade:798100,115
# of Students in 11th Grade:68998,802
# of Students in 12th Grade:54697,710
# of Ungraded Students:71353,393

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $29,655 is higher than the state median of $24,433. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $28,244 is higher than the state median of $24,452. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (NJ)
Total Revenue$330 MM$23 MM
This chart display total revenue of Trenton Public   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$314 MM$23 MM
This chart display total spending of Trenton Public   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$29,655$24,433
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Trenton Public   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$28,244$24,452
This chart display average spending per public school student in Trenton Public   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Trenton Public School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Parker Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    820 S Warren St
    Trenton, NJ 08611
    (609) 656-4880

    Grades: K-5 | 473 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Mott Elementary School Math: 22% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    45 Stokely Avenue
    Trenton, NJ 08611
    (609) 656-4830

    Grades: K-5 | 385 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Franklin Elementary School Math: 23% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    200 William Street
    Trenton, NJ 08610
    (609) 656-4720

    Grades: K-5 | 400 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Columbus Elementary School Math: 18% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1200 Brunswick Avenue
    Trenton, NJ 08638
    (609) 656-4690

    Grades: K-5 | 382 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Wilson Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    175 Girard Avenue
    Trenton, NJ 08638
    (609) 656-4970

    Grades: PK-5 | 447 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Washington Elementary School Math: 15% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    331 Emory Avenue
    Trenton, NJ 08611
    (609) 656-4960

    Grades: K-5 | 375 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Hedgepeth Williams Middle School Math: 13% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    301 Gladstone Ave
    Trenton, NJ 08629
    (609) 656-4760

    Grades: 6-8 | 611 students
  • Rank: #8-98.-9.
    Grant Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    159 N Clinton Avenue
    Trenton, NJ 08609
    (609) 656-4730

    Grades: PK-5 | 503 students
  • Rank: #8-98.-9.
    Robbins Elementary School Math: 12% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    283 Tyler Street
    Trenton, NJ 08609
    (609) 656-4910

    Grades: K-5 | 544 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    P.j. Hill Elementary School Math: 12% | Reading: 16%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1010 East State Street
    Trenton, NJ 08609
    (609) 656-4980

    Grades: PK-5 | 815 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Dunn Middle School Math: 8% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    401 Dayton Street
    Trenton, NJ 08610
    (609) 656-4700

    Grades: 6-8 | 909 students
  • Rank: #12-1312.- 13.
    Luis Munoz-rivera Middle School Math: 8% | Reading: 17%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    400 N Montgomery Street
    Trenton, NJ 08618
    (609) 656-4840

    Grades: 6-8 | 447 students
  • Rank: #12-1312.- 13.
    Trenton Central High School - Main Campus Math: 5% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    171 Division Street
    Trenton, NJ 08611
    (609) 278-7260

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,684 student
  • Rank: #1414.
    Joyce Kilmer Middle School Math: 4% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1300 Stuyvesant Avenue
    Trenton, NJ 08618
    (609) 656-4800

    Grades: 6-8 | 388 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Martin Luther King Junior Elementary School Math: 9% | Reading: 11%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    401-411 Brunswick Avenue
    Trenton, NJ 08638
    (609) 656-4791

    Grades: K-5 | 745 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Jefferson Elementary School Math: 9% | Reading: 9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1 Whittlesey Road
    Trenton, NJ 08618
    (609) 656-4660

    Grades: K-5 | 378 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Gregory Elementary School Math: 6% | Reading: 14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    500 Rutherford Avenue
    Trenton, NJ 08618
    (609) 656-4740

    Grades: K-5 | 538 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Trenton Central High School - West Campus Math: ≤1% | Reading: 12%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1001 West State St
    Trenton, NJ 08618
    (609) 656-4770

    Grades: 9-12 | 761 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Daylight/twilight High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    501 Edgewood Avenue
    Trenton, NJ 08618
    (609) 656-4850

    Grades: 9-12 | 345 students
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