Atlantic City Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

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Atlantic City School District Details

Atlantic City School District
1300 Atlantic Avenue
Atlantic City, NJ 08401

6,921 Students enrolled in District

11 Schools in District

11 Students Per Classroom (State average is 12)

Atlantic City School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to New Jersey

(10 is best)

Better than of NJ school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
27%
50%
32%
56%
21%
44%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Atlantic City High School
1400 N Albany Avenue
Atlantic City, NJ, 08401
09-12
Brighton Avenue School
30 N. Brighton Avenue
Atlantic City, NJ, 08401
PK-05
Chelsea Heights School
4101 Filbert Avenue
Atlantic City, NJ, 08401
PK-08
Dr Martin Luther King Jr School Complex
1700 Marmora Avenue
Atlantic City, NJ, 08401
PK-08
New York Avenue School
411 N New York Avenue
Atlantic City, NJ, 08401
PK-08
Pennsylvania Ave School
201 N. Pennsylvania Avenue
Atlantic City, NJ, 08401
PK-08
Richmond Avenue School
4115 Ventnor Avenue
Atlantic City, NJ, 08401
PK-08
Sovereign Avenue School
3205 Arctic Avenue
Atlantic City, NJ, 08401
PK-08
Texas Avenue School
2523 Arctic Avenue
Atlantic City, NJ, 08401
KG-08
Uptown School Complex
323 Madison Avenue
Atlantic City, NJ, 08401
PK-08
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 4.6% 42.8%
Black 33.9% 15.2%
Hispanic 44.4% 31.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 16.4% 10.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.7% 0.3%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 91.8% 37.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 87.6% 32.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.2% 4.7%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $13,477 $94,553,000 54.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,334 $9,356,000 5.4%
Staff $1,071 $7,513,000 4.3%
General Administration $393 $2,754,000 1.6%
School Administration $1,115 $7,822,000 4.5%
Operation $2,328 $16,333,000 9.4%
Transportation $428 $3,001,000 1.7%
Other $503 $3,527,000 2.0%
Total Support $7,170 $50,306,000 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,162 $29,202,000 16.8%
Total Expenditures $24,809 $174,061,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,128 $15,710,354,000 49.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $2,167 $3,060,054,000 9.6%
Staff $768 $1,083,625,000 3.4%
General Administration $407 $574,582,000 1.8%
School Administration $1,028 $1,451,598,000 4.5%
Operation $1,938 $2,736,501,000 8.6%
Transportation $777 $1,096,518,000 3.4%
Other $505 $712,711,000 2.2%
Total Support $7,590 $10,715,589,000 33.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,948 $5,573,392,000 17.4%
Total Expenditures $22,666 $31,999,335,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%