New Roberto Clemente

482-506 Market Street
Paterson, NJ 07501
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Bottom 50%
Serving 436 students in grades 6-8, New Roberto Clemente ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 4% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 26%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 24% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 60% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 436 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : Bottom 50% in NJ
  • : 4% (Btm 50%)
  • : 24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

New Roberto Clemente ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

New Roberto Clemente's student population of 436 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 51 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
436 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
51 teachers
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School Rankings

New Roberto Clemente ranks within the bottom 50% of all 2,183 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of New Roberto Clemente is 0.23, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (NJ)
#2045 out of 2183 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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4%
26%
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24%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
11:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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10%
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Hispanic
87%
32%
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Black
12%
15%
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White
1%
40%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
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3%
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0.23
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
1%
5%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is New Roberto Clemente's ranking?
New Roberto Clemente is ranked #2045 out of 2,183 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New Jersey.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
4% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 26% NJ state average), while 24% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% NJ state average).
How many students attend New Roberto Clemente?
436 students attend New Roberto Clemente.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
87% of New Roberto Clemente students are Hispanic, 12% of students are Black, and 1% of students are White.
What is the student:teacher ratio of New Roberto Clemente?
New Roberto Clemente has a student ration of 9:1, which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 11:1.
What grades does New Roberto Clemente offer ?
New Roberto Clemente offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is New Roberto Clemente part of?
New Roberto Clemente is part of Paterson Public School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 436 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 4% (Btm 50%)
  • : 24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

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