Passaic County Technical Institute High School

5.00 5 1 (2 reviews)
45 Reinhardt Road

Wayne, NJ 07470

Tel: (973)790-6000
  • Passaic County Technical Institute High School serves 3,355 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NJ average of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 52%.
  • Passaic County Technical Institute High School operates within the Passsaic County Vocational School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 3355 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 298 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
School Type Vocational school
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 3,355 students
Passaic County Technical Institute High School Total Students (1987-2015)
Gender % Passaic County Technical Institute High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 298 teachers
Passaic County Technical Institute High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Passaic County Technical Institute High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.57 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 13:1
Passaic County Technical Institute High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
8%
10%
Passaic County Technical Institute High School Asian Students (1991-2015)
Hispanic
62%
25%
Passaic County Technical Institute High School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
16%
16%
Passaic County Technical Institute High School Black Students (1990-2015)
White
13%
48%
Passaic County Technical Institute High School White Students (1990-2015)
Two or more races
1%
1%
Passaic County Technical Institute High School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Passaic County Technical Institute High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.57 0.42
Passaic County Technical Institute High School Diversity Score (1987-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
41%
31%
Passaic County Technical Institute High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
5%
Passaic County Technical Institute High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2015)

District Comparison

  • Passsaic County Vocational School District's student population of 3,355 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $23,535 is higher than the state average of $21,422. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $23,608 is higher than the state average of $21,053. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Passsaic County Vocational School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
2
Number of Students Managed 3,355 954
Passsaic County Vocational School District Students Managed (1991-2014)
Graduation Rate n/a 94%
Passsaic County Vocational School District Graduation Rate (2001-2005)
District Total Revenue $77 MM $20 MM
Passsaic County Vocational School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $77 MM $20 MM
Passsaic County Vocational School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $23,535 $21,422
Passsaic County Vocational School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $23,608 $21,053
Passsaic County Vocational School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

 All Schools  High Schools High Schools  Middle Schools Middle Schools  Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  Preschools Preschools  Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • WayneAnthony Wayne Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 695 students
    0.7 miles
    201 Garside Avenue
    WayneNJ 07470
    (973)389-2120
    0.76-8695
  • HaledonHaledon Public School
    Grades: PK-8 | 1034 students
    0.8 miles
    91 Henry Street
    HaledonNJ 07508
    (973)790-9000
    0.8PK-81034
  • PatersonSchool 27
    Grades: KG-7 | 812 students
    0.8 miles
    250 Richmond Ave
    PatersonNJ 07502
    (973)321-0270
    0.8KG-7812
  • PatersonSchool Of Architecture And Construction Trades
    Grades: 9-12 | 529 students
    0.9 miles
    61-127 Preakness Avenue
    PatersonNJ 07502
    (973)321-0500
    0.99-12529
  • PatersonSchool Of Buisiness Technology
    Grades: 9-12 | 583 students
    0.9 miles
    61-127 Preakness Avenue
    PatersonNJ 07502
    (973)321-0500
    0.99-12583

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  4/21/2008
PCTI is an excellent high school for both students who know a particular trade or career they are interested in and for those who are still exploring. This high school now features over 16 academies/schools (nicknamed shops) such as the Academy of Finance, Academy of Medical Arts, School of Cosmetology, School of Business, Automotive Technology, and School of Performing Arts. PCTI prides itself with its availability of an wide variety of sports and other extra-curricular activities. The most notable organizations include Navy Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps, Future Business Leaders of America, Health Occupation Students of America, and Skills USA. At PCTI there are many great resources for any student.
- Posted by
5  1/25/2008
If you child is really interested in getting an education while learning a desired trade. Then this is the school. In my opinion they have the best Educational Staff in the Tri-State area.
- Posted by

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
July 12, 2017
Learn whether a year round attendance schedule or traditional schedule may be more appropriate for your child.
July 12, 2017
It is helpful to know the issues involved when considering public versus private schools. More about these considerations here.
July 02, 2017
Should sixth graders be placed in elementary or middle school? We explore the pros and cons of the issue.