Dr Ronald Mcnair High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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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:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
123 Coles Street
Jersey City, NJ 07302
Phone
(201) 418-7617
District
JERSEY CITY PUBLIC SCHOOLS
County
HUDSON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
693
Classroom Teachers
51

* Dr Ronald Mcnair High School is one of the top 100 best public schools in America.

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New Jersey

10

(10 is best)

Better than 96.6% of NJ schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Dr Ronald Mcnair High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

100 80 60 40 20 0
94%
42%
97%
53%
90%
31%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
14
13
12
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 177 25.5%
Grade 10 193 27.8%
Grade 11 173 25.0%
Grade 12 150 21.6%
Total 693 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 20.0% 15.0% 42.8%
Black 13.8% 26.4% 15.2%
Hispanic 20.8% 38.8% 31.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 44.0% 18.8% 10.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.3% 0.9% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 45.5% 59.0% 37.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 35.8% 55.1% 32.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.7% 3.9% 4.7%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 261,940 8,882,190
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 16,399.3 1,203
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.7% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 14.7% 18.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 45.3% 31.9%
45-64 YEARS OLD 21.2% 27.7%
65 OR OLDER 11.1% 15.9%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 103,225 3,231,874
Single Parent Households With Children 11.7% 9.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 87.6% 89.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 47.5% 39.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 21.7% 24.2%
$100,000 - $149,999 15.8% 17.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 10.6% 12.1%
$50,000 - $74,999 13.9% 14.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 12.6% 12.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 11.9% 10.4%
$15,000 or less 13.5% 8.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $13,996 $378,910,000 51.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $2,355 $63,760,000 8.6%
Staff $896 $24,247,000 3.3%
General Administration $386 $10,448,000 1.4%
School Administration $1,010 $27,349,000 3.7%
Operation $2,469 $66,838,000 9.0%
Transportation $664 $17,969,000 2.4%
Other $437 $11,829,000 1.6%
Total Support $8,216 $222,440,000 30.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $5,074 $137,379,000 18.6%
Total Expenditures $27,287 $738,729,000 100.0%
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 $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%