Passaic Arts And Science Charter School

Tel: (201)773-9140
  • Passaic Arts And Science Charter School serves 730 students in grades Kindergarten-9.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 41% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 40%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 52% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 50%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Passaic Arts And Science Charter School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 54%.
  • Passaic Arts And Science Charter School operates within the Passaic Arts And Science Charter School District.

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School Overview

  • Passaic Arts And Science Charter School's student population of 730 students has grown by 75% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 65 teachers has grown by 103% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-9
Total Students730 students
Passaic Arts And Science Charter School Total Students (2012-2016)
Total Classroom Teachers65 teachers
Passaic Arts And Science Charter School Total Teachers (2012-2016)
Students by GradePassaic Arts And Science Charter School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Passaic Arts And Science Charter School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2236 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Passaic Arts And Science Charter School is 0.33, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
40%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
50%
Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
Passaic Arts And Science Charter School Student Teacher Ratio (2012-2016)
Asian
3%
10%
Passaic Arts And Science Charter School Asian Students (2012-2016)
Hispanic
81%
26%
Passaic Arts And Science Charter School Black Students (2012-2016)
Black
13%
16%
Passaic Arts And Science Charter School Black Students (2012-2016)
White
3%
46%
Passaic Arts And Science Charter School White Students (2012-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsPassaic Arts And Science Charter School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.330.69
Passaic Arts And Science Charter School Diversity Score (2012-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
33%
Passaic Arts And Science Charter School Eligible for Free Lunch (2012-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
5%
Passaic Arts And Science Charter School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2012-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Passaic Arts And Science Charter School is Passaic Arts And Science Charter 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.
    • Passaic Arts And Science Charter School District's student population of 730 students has grown by 75% over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of % has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $16,904 in this district is less than the state average of $20,569. The district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $16,834 is less than the state average of $20,942. The district spending/student has grown by 15% over four school years.
    School District NamePassaic Arts And Science Charter School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    1
    2
    Number of Students Managed730921
    Passaic Arts And Science Charter School District Students Managed (2012-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    41%
    40%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    52%
    50%
    District Total Revenue$7 MM$19 MM
    District Spending$7 MM$19 MM
    District Revenue / Student$16,904$20,569
    District Spending / Student$16,834$20,942
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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