Trenton Public School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 20 public schools managed by Trenton Public School District serving 10,972 students in Trenton, New Jersey.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is more than the New Jersey state average of 55%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the state average of 12:1.

Trenton Public School District (2020)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Trenton Columbus Elementary School
    1200 Brunswick Avenue
    Trenton, NJ 08638
    (609)656-4690

    Grades: K-5 | 361 students
  • Trenton Daylight/twilight High School
    501 Edgewood Avenue
    Trenton, NJ 08618
    (609)656-4850

    Grades: 9-12 | 417 students
  • Trenton Dunn Middle School
    401 Dayton Street
    Trenton, NJ 08610
    (609)656-4700

    Grades: 6-8 | 956 students
  • Trenton Franklin Elementary School
    200 William Street
    Trenton, NJ 08610
    (609)656-4720

    Grades: K-5 | 386 students
  • Trenton Grant Elementary School
    159 N Clinton Avenue
    Trenton, NJ 08609
    (609)656-4730

    Grades: PK-5 | 480 students
  • Trenton Gregory Elementary School
    500 Rutherford Avenue
    Trenton, NJ 08618
    (609)656-4740

    Grades: K-5 | 509 students
  • Trenton Hedgepeth Williams Middle School
    301 Gladstone Ave
    Trenton, NJ 08629
    (609)656-4760

    Grades: 6-8 | 472 students
  • Trenton Jefferson Elementary School
    1 Whittlesey Road
    Trenton, NJ 08618
    (609)656-4660

    Grades: K-5 | 384 students
  • Trenton Joyce Kilmer Middle School
    1300 Stuyvesant Avenue
    Trenton, NJ 08618
    (609)656-4800

    Grades: 6-8 | 429 students
  • Trenton Luis Munoz-rivera Middle School
    400 N Montgomery Street
    Trenton, NJ 08618
    (609)656-4840

    Grades: 6-8 | 470 students
  • Trenton Martin Luther King Junior Elementary School
    401-411 Brunswick Avenue
    Trenton, NJ 08638
    (609)656-4791

    Grades: K-5 | 725 students
  • Trenton Mott Elementary School
    45 Stokely Avenue
    Trenton, NJ 08611
    (609)656-4830

    Grades: K-5 | 409 students
  • Trenton P.j. Hill Elementary School
    1010 East State Street
    Trenton, NJ 08609
    (609)656-4980

    Grades: PK-5 | 364 students
  • Trenton Parker Elementary School
    820 S Warren St
    Trenton, NJ 08611
    (609)656-4880

    Grades: K-5 | 509 students
  • Trenton Paul S. Robeson Elementary School
    350 Cuyler Avenue
    Trenton, NJ 08629
    (609)656-4920

    Grades: K-5 | 564 students
  • Trenton Robbins Elementary School
    283 Tyler Street
    Trenton, NJ 08609
    (609)656-4910

    Grades: K-5 | 484 students
  • Trenton Trenton Central High School - Main Campus
    171 Division Street
    Trenton, NJ 08611
    (609)278-7260

    Grades: 9-12 | 1580 students
  • Trenton Trenton Central High School - West Campus
    1001 West State St
    Trenton, NJ 08618
    (609)656-4770

    Grades: 9-12 | 720 students
  • Trenton Washington Elementary School
    331 Emory Avenue
    Trenton, NJ 08611
    (609)656-4960

    Grades: K-5 | 336 students
  • Trenton Wilson Elementary School
    175 Girard Avenue
    Trenton, NJ 08638
    (609)656-4970

    Grades: PK-5 | 417 students

Overview

School District NameTrenton Public School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students10,972 students
# of Teachers903 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
# of Male Students5,596 students
% Male Students
51%
# of Female Students5,376 students
% Female Students
49%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.52
# of American Indian Students7 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students50 students
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students5,342 students
% Hispanic Students
49%
# of Black Students5,371 students
% Black Students
49%
# of White Students136 students
% White Students
1%
# of Hawaiian Students7 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students59 students
% of Two or more races Students
1%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:63
# of Students in Kindergarten:996
# of Students in 1st Grade:997
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1,005
# of Students in 3rd Grade:936
# of Students in 4th Grade:756
# of Students in 5th Grade:726
# of Students in 6th Grade:736
# of Students in 7th Grade:664
# of Students in 8th Grade:661
# of Students in 9th Grade:684
# of Students in 10th Grade:728
# of Students in 11th Grade:595
# of Students in 12th Grade:608
# of Ungraded Students:817

District Comparison

  • Trenton 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 70% has increased from 48% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NJ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
9%
41%
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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
53%
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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
70%
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 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $27,034 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 $26,679 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$328 MM$19 MM
This chart display total revenue of Trenton Public School District and average revenue for each school distric in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$324 MM$19 MM
This chart display total spending of Trenton Public School District and average spending for each school distric in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$27,034$20,704
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Trenton Public School District and average revenue per public school student in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$26,679$21,080
This chart display average spending per public school student in Trenton 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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