Wayne Township Public School District

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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 14 public schools managed by Wayne Township Public School District serving 8,021 students in Wayne, New Jersey.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is less than the New Jersey state average of 54%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the state average of 12:1.

Wayne Township Public School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Wayne Albert Payson Terhune Elementary School
    40 Geoffrey Way
    Wayne, NJ 07470
    (973)633-3150

    Grades: PK-5 | 420 students
  • Wayne Anthony Wayne Middle School
    201 Garside Avenue
    Wayne, NJ 07470
    (973)389-2120

    Grades: 6-8 | 654 students
  • Wayne George Washington Middle School
    68 Lenox Road
    Wayne, NJ 07470
    (973)633-3140

    Grades: 6-8 | 557 students
  • Wayne James Fallon Elementary School
    51 Clifford Drive
    Wayne, NJ 07470
    (973)633-3125

    Grades: K-5 | 358 students
  • Wayne John F Kennedy Elementary School
    1310 Ratzer Road
    Wayne, NJ 07470
    (973)633-3160

    Grades: K-5 | 442 students
  • Wayne Lafayette Elementary School
    100 Laauwe Avenue
    Wayne, NJ 07470
    (973)633-3165

    Grades: K-5 | 327 students
  • Wayne Packanack Elementary School
    190 Oakwood Drive
    Wayne, NJ 07470
    (973)633-3170

    Grades: PK-5 | 462 students
  • Wayne Pines Lake Elementary School
    511 Pines Lake Drive
    Wayne, NJ 07470
    (973)633-3175

    Grades: K-5 | 367 students
  • Wayne Randall Carter Elementary School
    531 Alps Road
    Wayne, NJ 07470
    (973)633-3145

    Grades: K-5 | 320 students
  • Wayne Ryerson Elementary School
    30 Mc Clelland Avenue
    Wayne, NJ 07470
    (973)633-3180

    Grades: PK-5 | 263 students
  • Wayne Schuyler-colfax Middle School
    1500 Hamburg Turnpike
    Wayne, NJ 07470
    (973)633-3130

    Grades: 6-8 | 733 students
  • Wayne Theunis Dey Elementary School
    55 Webster Drive
    Wayne, NJ 07470
    (973)633-3155

    Grades: PK-5 | 431 students
  • Wayne Wayne Hills High School
    272 Berdan Avenue
    Wayne, NJ 07470
    (973)317-2000

    Grades: 9-12 | 1350 students
  • Wayne Wayne Valley High School
    551 Valley Road
    Wayne, NJ 07470
    (973)317-2200

    Grades: 9-12 | 1337 students

Overview

School District NameWayne Township Public School District
# of Schools14
# of Students8,021
# of Teachers673
Student : Teacher Ratio12
# of Male Students4,119
% Male Students
51%
# of Female Students3,902
% Female Students
49%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.38
# of American Indian Students8
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students828
% Asian Students
10%
# of Hispanic Students785
% Hispanic Students
10%
# of Black Students104
% Black Students
1%
# of White Students6,225
% White Students
78%
# of Hawaiian Students17
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students54
% of Two or more races Students
1%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:154
# of Students in Kindergarten:415
# of Students in 1st Grade:448
# of Students in 2nd Grade:512
# of Students in 3rd Grade:588
# of Students in 4th Grade:553
# of Students in 5th Grade:608
# of Students in 6th Grade:638
# of Students in 7th Grade:647
# of Students in 8th Grade:623
# of Students in 9th Grade:653
# of Students in 10th Grade:678
# of Students in 11th Grade:652
# of Students in 12th Grade:673
# of Ungraded Students:179

District Comparison

  • Wayne Township Public School District, which is ranked within the top 30% 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 96% has increased from 95% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NJ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Wayne Township 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)
64%
50%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wayne Township 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
96%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Wayne Township 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 $17,422 in this school district is less 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 $17,449 is less 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$146 MM$19 MM
This chart display total revenue of Wayne Township Public School District and average revenue for each school distric in NJ by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending$146 MM$19 MM
This chart display total spending of Wayne Township Public School District and average spending for each school distric in NJ by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Revenue / Student$17,422$20,569
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Wayne Township Public School District and average revenue per public school student in NJ by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending / Student$17,449$20,942
This chart display average spending per public school student in Wayne Township 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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Wayne Township Public School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.38, which is lower than the New Jersey average of 0.69. The most diverse school in the district is John F Kennedy Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Jersey or national school diversity statistics.