School Of Government & Public Administration

School Of Government & Public Administration serves 765 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤1% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 10% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
School Of Government & Public Administration placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher 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 56% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

School Of Government & Public Administration's student population of 765 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 56 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students765 students
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Total Classroom Teachers56 teachers
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School Comparison

School Of Government & Public Administration is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,239 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of School Of Government & Public Administration is 0.26, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#2232 out of 2239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤1%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
10%
Hispanic
85%
29%
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Black
14%
15%
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White
1%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.260.70
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Graduation Rate
70-74%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePaterson Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to School Of Government & Public Administration is School Of Culinary Arts Hospitality And Tourism (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is New Roberto Clemente (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Roberto Clemente (0.1 miles away)
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