School Of Government & Public Administration

  • School Of Government & Public Administration serves 797 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 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 12% (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.

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School Overview

  • School Of Government & Public Administration's student population of 797 students has grown by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 57 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students797 students
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Total Classroom Teachers57 teachers
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School Comparison

  • School Of Government & Public Administration's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of School Of Government & Public Administration is 0.27, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#2204 out of 2,236 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤1%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
12%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
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Hispanic
84%
27%
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Black
16%
16%
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White
n/a
45%
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Diversity Score0.270.43
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Graduation Rate85-89%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
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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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