Paterson 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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Paterson Public School District Details

Paterson Public School District
90 Delaware Avenue
Paterson, NJ 07503

27,595 Students enrolled in District

52 Schools in District

14 Students Per Classroom (State average is 12)

Paterson Public 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
24%
50%
30%
56%
18%
44%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
14# Avenue Early Learning Center School
660 14th Avenue
Paterson, NJ, 07504
PK-PK
Alexander Hamilton Academy School
11 27 16 Th Avenue
Paterson, NJ, 07501
KG-08
Alternative High School
350 Market Street
Paterson, NJ, 07501
06-12
Charles J. Riley School 9
6 Timothy Street
Paterson, NJ, 07503
PK-08
Dale Avenue School
21 Dale Ave
Paterson, NJ, 07501
PK-02
Don Bosco Academy School
764 11 Th Avenue
Paterson, NJ, 07514
06-08
Dr. Hani Awadallah School
515 Marshall Street
Paterson, NJ, 07503
PK-08
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Educational Complex School
851 E 28 Th Street
Paterson, NJ, 07513
PK-08
Edward W. Kilpatrick School
295 315 Ellison Street
Paterson, NJ, 07501
PK-03
Garrett Morgan Academy School
200 Grand Street
Paterson, NJ, 07501
09-12
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 5.2% 42.8%
Black 21.1% 15.2%
Hispanic 68.1% 31.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 5.6% 10.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.3%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 74.6% 37.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 72.4% 32.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.2% 4.7%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,713 $268,464,000 43.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $2,612 $65,459,000 10.6%
Staff $1,115 $27,946,000 4.5%
General Administration $308 $7,728,000 1.2%
School Administration $1,106 $27,709,000 4.5%
Operation $1,877 $47,025,000 7.6%
Transportation $470 $11,779,000 1.9%
Other $393 $9,850,000 1.6%
Total Support $7,881 $197,496,000 31.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $6,101 $152,873,000 24.7%
Total Expenditures $24,695 $618,833,000 100.0%
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%