School 1

  • School 1 serves 285 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (which is higher 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 55-59% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • School 1's student population of 285 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students285 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of School 1
Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of School 1 by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#1049 out of 2,236 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of School 1 and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of School 1 and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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Asian
n/a
10%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in School 1 and the percentage of Asian public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 1999-00 school year data.
Hispanic
52%
27%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in School 1 and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
47%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in School 1 and the percentage of Black public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
1%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in School 1 and the percentage of White public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in School 1 and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in School 1.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.510.43
This chart display the diversity score of School 1 and the public school average diversity score of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in School 1 and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in School 1 and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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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