Passaic Arts And Science Charter School

  • 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 2015-16 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 2015-16 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 2015-16 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%.

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Passaic Arts And Science Charter School places among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

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
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Total Classroom Teachers65 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Passaic Arts And Science Charter School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,236 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 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 0.43. 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%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Passaic Arts And Science Charter School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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Asian
3%
10%
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Hispanic
81%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Passaic Arts And Science Charter School and the percentage of Hispanic students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
13%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Passaic Arts And Science Charter School and the percentage of Black students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
3%
46%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Passaic Arts And Science Charter School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.330.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Passaic Arts And Science Charter School and the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Passaic Arts And Science Charter School and the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePassaic Arts And Science Charter School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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