Stars Academy

  • Stars Academy serves 89 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 21-39% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 75%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 21-39% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 69%) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • Stars Academy 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 2013-14 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower 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 55%.

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School Overview

  • Stars Academy's student population of 89 students has grown by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students89 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Stars Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,205 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has increased from 6:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Stars Academy is 0.52, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. 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--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)21-39%
75%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)21-39%
69%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:112:1
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Asian
5%
10%
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Hispanic
62%
27%
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Black
32%
16%
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White
1%
45%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Stars Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.52n/a
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Graduation Rate≤20%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
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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    0.1 miles
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