Norman S Weir

  • Norman S Weir serves 293 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 39% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 51% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Norman S Weir's student population of 293 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students293 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Norman S Weir's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Norman S Weir is 0.52, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#1172 out of 2,236 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:112:1
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Asian
n/a
10%
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Hispanic
49%
27%
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Black
49%
16%
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White
2%
45%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Norman S Weir.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.520.44
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Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePaterson Public School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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