School Of Health Science

  • School Of Health Science serves 273 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 15-19% (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 49% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower 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 Of Health Science's student population of 273 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students273 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • School Of Health Science's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has increased from 7:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of School Of Health Science is 0.54, which is more 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#1767 out of 2,236 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:112:1
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Asian
10%
10%
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Hispanic
64%
27%
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Black
21%
16%
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White
5%
45%
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Diversity Score0.540.43
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Graduation Rate≥95%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
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

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to School Of Health Science is Stars Academy (0.1 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is Norman S Weir (0.1 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Norman S Weir (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Paterson Norman S Weir
    Grades: K-8 | 293 students
    0.1 miles
    152 College Boulevard
    Paterson, NJ 07505
    (973)321-0750
    0.1 K-8 293
  • Paterson Stars Academy Special Education School
    Grades: 9-12 | 89 students
    0.1 miles
    765 14th Avenue
    Paterson, NJ 07504
    (973)321-0568
    0.1 9-12 89
  • Paterson Alternative High School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 179 students
    0.2 miles
    5 Colt Street
    Paterson, NJ 07505
    (973)321-0570
    0.2 9-12 179
  • Paterson School Of Earth And Space Science
    Grades: 9-12 | 207 students
    0.2 miles
    201 Memorial Drive
    Paterson, NJ 07505
    (973)321-2290
    0.2 9-12 207
  • Paterson Alexander Hamilton Academy
    Grades: K-8 | 563 students
    0.3 miles
    11 27 16th Avenue
    Paterson, NJ 07501
    (973)321-0320
    0.3 K-8 563

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