School 27

  • School 27 serves 825 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 29% (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 36% (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 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • School 27's student population of 825 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 57 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students825 students
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Total Classroom Teachers57 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#1674 out of 2,236 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
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Asian
14%
10%
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Hispanic
64%
27%
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Black
17%
16%
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White
5%
45%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in School 27.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.540.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in School 27 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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    0.4 miles
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    (973)321-0500
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  • Paterson Don Bosco Academy
    Grades: 6-8 | 744 students
    0.5 miles
    764 11th Avenue
    Paterson, NJ 07514
    (973)321-0580
    0.5 6-8 744
  • Paterson International High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 477 students
    0.5 miles
    200 Grand Street
    Paterson, NJ 07501
    (973)321-2280
    0.5 9-12 477
  • Paterson School 19
    Grades: K-4 | 376 students
    0.6 miles
    31 James Street
    Paterson, NJ 07502
    (973)321-0190
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  • Paterson John P. Holland Charter School Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 207 students
    0.8 miles
    190 Oliver Street
    Paterson, NJ 07501
    (973)345-2212
    0.8 K-8 207

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