Newark City School District

  • 2 CEDAR ST
  • NEWARK, NJ 07102
  • (973) 733-7333
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District Information

District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate72.8%84.6%
Dropout Rate2.7%1.7%
Per Pupil Spending$25,201$17,621
Students Per Teacher14.412.0
Number of Schools75-
Number of Students39,992-
Number of (FTE) Teachers2,776-

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment39,99214.4
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students979
Kindergarten Students3,067
1st Grade Students3,039
2nd Grade Students3,017
3rd Grade Students3,164
4th Grade Students2,862
5th Grade Students2,602
6th Grade Students2,576
7th Grade Students2,646
8th Grade Students2,521
9th Grade Students2,452
10th Grade Students2,428
11th Grade Students2,330
12th Grade Students2,339
Ungraded Students3,830
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native52
Asian or Pacific Islander341
Hispanic14,037
Black (Non-Hispanic)22,050
White (Non-Hispanic)2,955
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male20,246
Female19,197

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers2,77614.4
Prekindergarten Teachers2-
Kindergarten Teachers57-
Elementary Teachers1,368-
Secondary Teachers1,286-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes63-
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides2
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors361
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors59
Elementary-
Secondary-
Other59
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians52
Library Support Staff-
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff1,243
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators13
LEA Administrative Support Staff-
School Administrators729
School Administrative Support Staff-
Student Support Services501
Other Support Services Staff-

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$1,132,607,000-
Total Local Revenues$123,284,00010.9%
Other School Systems$573,0000.05%
Cities and Counties$96,359,0008.5%
School Lunch$10,127,0000.9%
Interest Earnings$119,0000.01%
Miscellaneous$16,106,0001.4%
Total State Revenues$934,993,00082.6%
General Formula Assistance$289,128,00025.5%
Special Education Programs$34,611,0003.1%
Compensatory and Basic Skills Programs$428,532,00037.8%
Bilingual Education Programs$4,276,0000.4%
School Lunch Programs$890,0000.08%
Capital Outlay and Debt Services Programs$81,666,0007.2%
Transportation Programs$4,491,0000.4%
Other Programs$10,107,0000.9%
State Revenues on Behalf - Employee Benefits$81,292,0007.2%
Total Federal Revenues$74,330,0006.6%
Through State - Title I$28,171,0002.5%
Through State - Children With Disabilities (IDEA)$11,923,0001.1%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$16,532,0001.5%
Through State - Other$574,0000.05%
Non-Specified$17,130,0001.5%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$1,020,804,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$589,502,00057.7%
Total Support Services Expenditures$404,864,00039.7%
Student Support$115,868,00010.2%
Instructional Staff Support$70,878,0006.3%
General Administration Support$14,164,0001.3%
School Administration Support$28,082,0002.5%
Operation and Maintenance Support$116,732,00010.3%
Student Transportation Support$35,892,0003.2%
Other Support Services$23,248,0002.1%
Total Other Expenditures$26,438,0002.6%
Food Services$26,438,0002.3%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate 72.8%
Total Diploma Count 2,350
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients -
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-123062.7%

Map and Listings of Schools Within Newark City School District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 75
  • Students: 39,992
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 2,776
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ABINGTON AVE SCHOOL
209 Abington Ave
Newark, NJ
Public | PK-8
743 14.9

4 out of 5
4 Reviews
ACADEMY OF VOCATIONAL CAREERS
74 Montgomery St
Newark, NJ
Public | 9-12
247 10.7

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ALEXANDER ST SCHOOL
43 Alexander St
Newark, NJ
Public | 1-8
608 21.7

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
AMERICAN HISTORY HIGH SCHOOL
200 Warren St
Newark, NJ
Public | 9-12
288 14.4

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ANN ST SCHOOL
30 Ann St
Newark, NJ
Public | PK-8
1,332 17.5

3.5 out of 5
2 Reviews
ARTS SCHOOL
556 M L King Blvd
Newark, NJ
Public | 9-12
559 11.7

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AVON AVE SCHOOL
219 Avon Ave
Newark, NJ
Public | KG-8
618 17.7

3 out of 5
3 Reviews
BARRINGER SCHOOL
90 Parker St
Newark, NJ
Public | 9-12
1,575 14.6

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BELMONT RUNYON SCHOOL
1 Belmont Runyon Way
Newark, NJ
Public | KG-5
475 12.8

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BOYLAN EARLY CHILDHOOD CENTER SCHOOL
15 Boylan St
Newark, NJ
Public | PK-KG
108 9.8

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BRAGAW AVE SCHOOL
103 Bragaw Ave
Newark, NJ
Public | KG-8
341 15.5

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
BRANCH BROOK SCHOOL
228 Ridge St
Newark, NJ
Public | PK-4
168 15.3

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BROADWAY SCHOOL
180 Oraton St
Newark, NJ
Public | KG-4
363 16.5

5 out of 5
1 Review
BRUCE ST SCHOOL
333 Clinton Place
Newark, NJ
Public | Unknown
45 9.0

5 out of 5
1 Review
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BURNET ST SCHOOL
28 Burnet St
Newark, NJ
Public | PK-8
259 11.3

5 out of 5
1 Review
CAMDEN MIDDLE SCHOOL
321 Bergen St
Newark, NJ
Public | 5-8
394 12.7

5 out of 5
1 Review
CAMDEN ST SCHOOL
281 Camden St
Newark, NJ
Public | PK-4
363 15.1

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CENTRAL SCHOOL
100 Summit St
Newark, NJ
Public | 9-12
862 15.7

5 out of 5
1 Review
CHANCELLOR AVE ANNEX SCHOOL
255 Chancellor Ave
Newark, NJ
Public | KG-2
180 15.0

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CHANCELLOR AVE SCHOOL
321 Chancellor Ave
Newark, NJ
Public | 3-8
354 14.2

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CLEVELAND SCHOOL
388 Bergen St
Newark, NJ
Public | PK-8
337 12.5

2.5 out of 5
3 Reviews
CLINTON AVE SCHOOL
534 Clinton Ave
Newark, NJ
Public | PK
105 21.0

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DAYTON ST SCHOOL
226 Dayton St
Newark, NJ
Public | PK-8
342 11.4

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DR E ALMA FLAGG SCHOOL
150 3rd St
Newark, NJ
Public | KG-8
535 14.9

1 out of 5
1 Review
DR WILLIAM H HORTON SCHOOL
291 North 7th St
Newark, NJ
Public | KG-8
831 16.0

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EAST SIDE SCHOOL
238 Van Buren St
Newark, NJ
Public | 9-12
1,443 17.6

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EIGHTEENTH AVE SCHOOL
229 18th Ave
Newark, NJ
Public | PK-8
254 11.0

2.5 out of 5
2 Reviews
ELLIOTT ST SCHOOL
721 Summer Ave
Newark, NJ
Public | PK-4
477 11.9

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FIFTEENTH AVE SCHOOL
557 Fifteenth Ave
Newark, NJ
Public | KG-8
306 16.1

5 out of 5
1 Review
FIRST AVENUE SCHOOL
284 First Ave
Newark, NJ
Public | PK-8
1,206 20.4

3.5 out of 5
3 Reviews
FOURTEENTH AVENUE SCHOOL
186 14th Ave
Newark, NJ
Public | KG-4
217 12.1

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FRANKLIN SCHOOL
42 Park Ave
Newark, NJ
Public | KG-4
568 16.7

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GEORGE WASHINGTON CARVER SCHOOL
333 Clinton Place
Newark, NJ
Public | PK-8
680 16.6

5 out of 5
1 Review
HARRIET TUBMAN SCHOOL
504 South Tenth St
Newark, NJ
Public | PK-6
297 13.5

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HAWKINS ST SCHOOL
8 Hawkins St
Newark, NJ
Public | PK-8
508 15.9

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HAWTHORNE AVE SCHOOL
428 Hawthorne Ave
Newark, NJ
Public | KG-8
397 15.9

1 out of 5
1 Review
IVY HILL SCHOOL
107 Ivy St
Newark, NJ
Public | KG-8
555 19.8

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JOHN F KENNEDY SCHOOL
311 South Tenth St
Newark, NJ
Public | Unknown
121 30.3

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LAFAYETTE ST SCHOOL
205 Lafayette St
Newark, NJ
Public | PK-8
956 19.1

3.5 out of 5
2 Reviews
LINCOLN SCHOOL
87 Richelieu Ter
Newark, NJ
Public | PK-8
407 13.1

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LOUISE A. SPENCER SCHOOL
66 Muhammad Ali Blvd
Newark, NJ
Public | PK-8
665 16.6

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LUIS MUNOZ MARIN MIDDLE SCHOOL
663 Broadway
Newark, NJ
Public | 5-8
605 15.1

2.5 out of 5
2 Reviews
MADISON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
823 South 16th St
Newark, NJ
Public | PK-5
453 17.4

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MALCOLM X SHABAZZ HIGH SCHOOL
80 Johnson Ave
Newark, NJ
Public | 9-12
942 12.6

4 out of 5
2 Reviews
MAPLE AVE SCHOOL
33 Maple Ave
Newark, NJ
Public | PK-8
560 16.0

5 out of 5
1 Review
MARTIN LUTHER KING JR SCHOOL
108 South 9th St
Newark, NJ
Public | KG-8
425 14.7

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MCKINLEY SCHOOL
1 Colonnade Place
Newark, NJ
Public | PK-8
909 17.5

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MILLER ST SCHOOL
41 Miller St
Newark, NJ
Public | PK-8
474 16.9

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MT VERNON SCHOOL
142 Mount Vernon Place
Newark, NJ
Public | PK-8
737 13.4

4 out of 5
3 Reviews
NEWARK VOCATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL
301 West Kinney St
Newark, NJ
Public | 9-12
253 14.9

1 out of 5
1 Review
NEW PARK SCHOOL
358 to 380 Verona Ave
Newark, NJ
Public | PK-8
671 18.1

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NEWTON ST SCHOOL
150 Newton St
Newark, NJ
Public | PK-8
383 14.2

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N J REGIONAL DAY SCHOOL-NEWARK
334 Lyons Ave
Newark, NJ
Public | Unknown
126 25.2

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OLIVER ST SCHOOL
104 Oliver St
Newark, NJ
Public | PK-8
853 15.8

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PESHINE AVE SCHOOL
433 Peshine Ave
Newark, NJ
Public | PK-8
571 13.0

4 out of 5
13 Reviews
QUITMAN COMMUNITY SCHOOL
21 Quitman St
Newark, NJ
Public | PK-8
508 14.1

4 out of 5
2 Reviews
RAFAEL HERNANDEZ SCHOOL
345 Broadway
Newark, NJ
Public | PK-8
694 17.4

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RENAISSANCE ACADEMY
200 Washington St
Newark, NJ
Public | 6-12
930 28.2

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RIDGE ST SCHOOL
735 Ridge St
Newark, NJ
Public | KG-8
597 13.3

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ROBERTO CLEMENTE SCHOOL
257 Summer Ave
Newark, NJ
Public | PK-4
587 17.8

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ROSEVILLE AVE SCHOOL
70 Roseville Ave
Newark, NJ
Public | KG-4
169 9.9

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SAMUEL L BERLINER SCHOOL
70 Montgomery St
Newark, NJ
Public | Unknown
51 10.2

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SCIENCE HIGH SCHOOL
40 Rector St
Newark, NJ
Public | 7-12
902 15.8

5 out of 5
3 Reviews
SOUTH SEVENTEENTH ST SCHOOL
619 South Seventeenth St
Newark, NJ
Public | KG-8
453 15.6

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SOUTH ST SCHOOL
151 South St
Newark, NJ
Public | PK-5
319 13.3

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SPEEDWAY AVE SCHOOL
26 Speedway Ave
Newark, NJ
Public | KG-5
246 13.7

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SUSSEX AVE SCHOOL
307 Sussex Ave
Newark, NJ
Public | PK-8
471 14.3

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TECHNOLOGY HIGH SCHOOL
187 Broadway
Newark, NJ
Public | 9-12
474 12.2

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THIRTEENTH AVE SCHOOL
359 Thirteenth Ave
Newark, NJ
Public | PK-8
599 15.0

4.5 out of 5
2 Reviews
UNIVERSITY HIGH SCHOOL
55 Clinton Place
Newark, NJ
Public | 7-12
521 14.9

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
VAILSBURG MIDDLE SCHOOL
Non-Operational or Status Unknown
107 Ivy St
Newark, NJ
Public | 8
- -

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WEEQUAHIC SCHOOL
279 Chancellor Ave
Newark, NJ
Public | 9-12
759 13.1

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WEST SIDE HIGH SCHOOL
403 South Orange Ave
Newark, NJ
Public | 9-12
1,276 16.6

4 out of 5
1 Review
WILLIAM H BROWN ACADEMY
Non-Operational or Status Unknown
695 Bergen St
Newark, NJ
Public | 5-8
- -

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WILSON AVE SCHOOL
19 Wilson Ave
Newark, NJ
Public | PK-8
836 14.4

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