Jersey City School District

  • 346 CLAREMONT AVE
  • JERSEY CITY, NJ 07305
  • (201) 915-6202
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District Information

District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate67.0%84.6%
Dropout Rate5.4%1.7%
Per Pupil Spending$23,102$17,621
Students Per Teacher9.612.0
Number of Schools38-
Number of Students27,832-
Number of (FTE) Teachers2,891-

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment27,8329.6
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students2,298
Kindergarten Students2,017
1st Grade Students2,157
2nd Grade Students1,999
3rd Grade Students1,985
4th Grade Students1,943
5th Grade Students1,938
6th Grade Students1,834
7th Grade Students1,874
8th Grade Students1,720
9th Grade Students2,241
10th Grade Students1,570
11th Grade Students1,301
12th Grade Students1,327
Ungraded Students1,424
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native213
Asian or Pacific Islander4,184
Hispanic10,445
Black (Non-Hispanic)9,393
White (Non-Hispanic)2,980
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male14,129
Female13,335

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers2,8919.6
Prekindergarten Teachers175-
Kindergarten Teachers114-
Elementary Teachers915-
Secondary Teachers956-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes732-
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides806
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors78
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors85
Elementary-
Secondary-
Other85
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians32
Library Support Staff-
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff449
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators11
LEA Administrative Support Staff-
School Administrators106
School Administrative Support Staff-
Student Support Services332
Other Support Services Staff-

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$687,168,000-
Total Local Revenues$102,241,00014.9%
Other School Systems$88,0000.01%
Cities and Counties$92,855,00013.5%
School Lunch$2,406,0000.4%
District Activity Receipts$4,123,0000.6%
Miscellaneous$2,769,0000.4%
Total State Revenues$541,379,00078.8%
General Formula Assistance$178,262,00025.9%
Special Education Programs$20,342,0003.0%
Compensatory and Basic Skills Programs$246,089,00035.8%
Bilingual Education Programs$2,937,0000.4%
School Lunch Programs$362,0000.05%
Capital Outlay and Debt Services Programs$30,431,0004.4%
Transportation Programs$3,625,0000.5%
Other Programs$9,276,0001.3%
State Revenues on Behalf - Employee Benefits$50,055,0007.3%
Total Federal Revenues$43,548,0006.3%
Through State - Title I$17,481,0002.5%
Through State - Children With Disabilities (IDEA)$8,640,0001.3%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$8,311,0001.2%
Through State - Other$751,0000.1%
Non-Specified$8,365,0001.2%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$649,568,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$413,392,00063.6%
Total Support Services Expenditures$221,276,00034.1%
Student Support$70,757,00010.3%
Instructional Staff Support$19,673,0002.9%
General Administration Support$11,748,0001.7%
School Administration Support$25,456,0003.7%
Operation and Maintenance Support$68,874,00010.0%
Student Transportation Support$13,822,0002.0%
Other Support Services$10,946,0001.6%
Total Other Expenditures$14,900,0002.3%
Food Services$10,634,0001.5%
Enterprise Operations$4,266,0000.6%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate 67.0%
Total Diploma Count 1,356
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients -
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-123835.4%

Map and Listings of Schools Within Jersey City School District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 38
  • Students: 27,832
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 2,891
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ALEXANDER D SULLIVAN 30 SCHOOL
171 Seaview Ave
Jersey City, NJ
Public | PK-5
844 14.1

5 out of 5
5 Reviews
ALFRED E ZAMPELLA NO 27 SCHOOL
201 North St
Jersey City, NJ
Public | KG-8
1,062 16.3

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ANTHONY J INFANTE NO 31 SCHOOL
3055 Kennedy Blvd
Jersey City, NJ
Public | PK-2
226 10.8

1 out of 5
1 Review
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CORNELIA F BRADFORD 16 SCHOOL
96 Sussex St
Jersey City, NJ
Public | PK-8
302 13.7

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DR CHARLES P DEFUCCIO 39 SCHOOL
214 Plainfield Ave
Jersey City, NJ
Public | PK-8
370 13.7

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DR RONALD MC NAIR ACADEMY HIGH SCHOOL
123 Coles St
Jersey City, NJ
Public | 9-12
683 17.5

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EZRA L NOLAN 40 SCHOOL
88 Gates Ave
Jersey City, NJ
Public | 6-8
453 10.8

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FRANK R CONWELL #3 SCHOOL
111 Bright St
Jersey City, NJ
Public | PK-5
569 13.9

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FRED W. MARTIN #41 SCHOOL
59 Wilkinson Ave
Jersey City, NJ
Public | 6-8
382 7.1

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HEIGHTS MIDDLE SCHOOL
222 Laidlaw Ave
Jersey City, NJ
Public | 6-8
733 11.6

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HENRY SNYDER SCHOOL
239 Bergen Ave
Jersey City, NJ
Public | 9-12
1,055 14.7

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JAMES F MURRAY 38 SCHOOL
339 Stegman Parkway
Jersey City, NJ
Public | PK-8
940 17.4

5 out of 5
1 Review
JAMES J FERRIS SCHOOL
35 Colgate St
Jersey City, NJ
Public | 9-12
1,555 15.4

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JOSEPH H BRENSINGER 17 SCHOOL
600 Bergen Ave
Jersey City, NJ
Public | PK-8
1,149 14.9

2 out of 5
2 Reviews
JOTHAM W WAKEMAN 6 SCHOOL
100 St Pauls Ave
Jersey City, NJ
Public | PK-5
878 12.9

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JULIA A. BARNES #12 SCHOOL
91 Astor Place
Jersey City, NJ
Public | PK-8
412 12.1

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KENNEDY NUMBER 9 SCHOOL
222 Mercer St
Jersey City, NJ
Public | PK-5
268 10.7

5 out of 5
3 Reviews
LIBERTY HIGH SCHOOL
40 Sip Ave
Jersey City, NJ
Public | 9-12
187 9.8

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LINCOLN SCHOOL
60 Crescent Ave
Jersey City, NJ
Public | 9-12
1,019 12.9

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MARTIN L KING JR #11 SCHOOL
886 Bergen Ave
Jersey City, NJ
Public | PK-8
787 14.3

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NICOLAS COPERNICUS NUM 25 SCHOOL
3385 Kennedy Blvd
Jersey City, NJ
Public | PK-5
806 16.1

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N J REGIONAL DAY-JERSEY CITY SCHOOL
425 Johnston Ave
Jersey City, NJ
Public | Unknown
116 116.0

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NUMBER 3 MIDDLE SCHOOL
107 Bright St
Jersey City, NJ
Public | 6-8
817 13.4

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NUMBER 5 SCHOOL
182 Merseles St
Jersey City, NJ
Public | PK-8
598 12.0

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NUMBER 8 SCHOOL
96 Franklin St
Jersey City, NJ
Public | PK-5
788 11.9

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NUMBER 14 SCHOOL
153 Union St
Jersey City, NJ
Public | PK-5
404 10.9

1 out of 5
4 Reviews
NUMBER 20 SCHOOL
160 Danforth Ave
Jersey City, NJ
Public | PK-5
602 15.1

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NUMBER 22 SCHOOL
264 Van Horne St
Jersey City, NJ
Public | PK-5
606 14.8

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NUMBER 23 SCHOOL
143 Romaine Ave
Jersey City, NJ
Public | PK-8
1,444 12.7

5 out of 5
1 Review
NUMBER 24 SCHOOL
220 Virginia Ave
Jersey City, NJ
Public | KG-8
928 15.0

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NUMBER 28 SCHOOL
167 Hancock Ave
Jersey City, NJ
Public | PK-8
892 13.9

5 out of 5
1 Review
NUMBER 29 SCHOOL
123 Claremont Ave
Jersey City, NJ
Public | PK-5
517 13.6

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NUMBER 33 SCHOOL
326 Union St
Jersey City, NJ
Public | PK-4
398 15.9

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NUMBER 34 SCHOOL
1830 Kennedy Blvd
Jersey City, NJ
Public | PK-8
568 12.4

3 out of 5
2 Reviews
RAFAEL DE J CORDERO NO 37 SCHOOL
158 Erie St
Jersey City, NJ
Public | PK-8
716 13.5

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THE ACADEMY I
209 Bergen Ave
Jersey City, NJ
Public | 6-8
405 15.0

5 out of 5
1 Review
WHITNEY M YOUNG PRIMARY SCHOOL
135 Stegman St
Jersey City, NJ
Public | PK-5
626 12.0

1 out of 5
1 Review
WILLIAM L DICKINSON SCHOOL
2 Palisade Ave
Jersey City, NJ
Public | 9-12
2,359 15.5

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