School 16

  • School 16 serves 708 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 12% (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 26% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • School 16's student population of 708 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 52 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students708 students
Gender %This chart display gender of School 16
Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of School 16 by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
12%
41%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
53%
Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
Asian
1%
10%
Hispanic
88%
27%
Black
9%
16%
White
2%
45%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in School 16.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.220.43
Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
33%
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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