Trenton City School District

  • 108 NORTH CLINTON AVE
  • TRENTON, NJ 08609
  • (609) 656-4900
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District Information

District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate41.7%84.6%
Dropout Rate7.8%1.7%
Per Pupil Spending$25,455$17,621
Students Per Teacher12.012.0
Number of Schools22-
Number of Students11,138-
Number of (FTE) Teachers925-

District Test Scores

ASK - Test Performance by Grade and Subject
Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
Language Arts Test
201027.5%59.7%
200932.4%62.7%
 
Math Test
201040.9%59.9%
200942.6%75.2%
 
Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
Language Arts Test
201025.1%41.9%
200927.1%80.2%
 
Math Test
201037.8%59.4%
200934.3%62.7%
 
Science Test
201075.7%87.1%
200968.4%85.7%
 
Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
Language Arts Test
201025.2%46.3%
200929.0%68.3%
 
Math Test
201043.5%62.5%
200939.6%56.6%
 
Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
Language Arts Test
201023.2%78.6%
200928.3%69.8%
 
Math Test
201033.2%86.1%
200930.9%78.7%
 
Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
Language Arts Test
201028.3%86.1%
200926.3%72.5%
 
Math Test
201024.6%81.9%
200926.5%66.8%
 
Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
Language Arts Test
201044.0%94.0%
200941.0%91.7%
 
Math Test
201024.7%83.6%
200927.1%62.1%
 
Science Test
201041.9%94.2%
200946.0%94.7%
 
HSPA - Test Performance by Grade and Subject
Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
Language Arts Test
201052.0%74.2%
200942.2%85.3%
 
Math Test
201024.9%77.6%
200917.7%39.8%
 
Source: NJ Department of Education 2009-2010

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment11,13812.0
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students221
Kindergarten Students1,076
1st Grade Students1,056
2nd Grade Students982
3rd Grade Students932
4th Grade Students822
5th Grade Students769
6th Grade Students641
7th Grade Students611
8th Grade Students668
9th Grade Students878
10th Grade Students717
11th Grade Students499
12th Grade Students565
Ungraded Students674
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native18
Asian or Pacific Islander148
Hispanic4,076
Black (Non-Hispanic)6,489
White (Non-Hispanic)268
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male5,466
Female5,533

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers92512.0
Prekindergarten Teachers41-
Kindergarten Teachers43-
Elementary Teachers379-
Secondary Teachers375-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes87-
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides207
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors19
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors40
Elementary-
Secondary-
Other40
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians23
Library Support Staff-
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff217
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators8
LEA Administrative Support Staff-
School Administrators49
School Administrative Support Staff25
Student Support Services135
Other Support Services Staff-

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$349,157,000-
Total Local Revenues$29,981,0008.6%
Parent Government Contributions$21,116,0006.0%
School Lunch$5,010,0001.4%
Miscellaneous$3,855,0001.1%
Total State Revenues$301,031,00086.2%
General Formula Assistance$105,417,00030.2%
Special Education Programs$16,886,0004.8%
Compensatory and Basic Skills Programs$114,532,00032.8%
Bilingual Education Programs$923,0000.3%
School Lunch Programs$174,0000.05%
Capital Outlay and Debt Services Programs$37,296,00010.7%
Transportation Programs$3,095,0000.9%
Other Programs$3,049,0000.9%
State Revenues on Behalf - Employee Benefits$19,659,0005.6%
Total Federal Revenues$18,145,0005.2%
Through State - Title I$5,622,0001.6%
Through State - Children With Disabilities (IDEA)$3,946,0001.1%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$4,018,0001.2%
Through State - Other$171,0000.05%
Non-Specified$4,324,0001.2%
Direct - Impact Aid$64,0000.02%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$291,437,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$161,865,00055.5%
Total Support Services Expenditures$120,415,00041.3%
Student Support$46,900,00013.4%
Instructional Staff Support$9,407,0002.7%
General Administration Support$3,172,0000.9%
School Administration Support$11,167,0003.2%
Operation and Maintenance Support$35,207,00010.1%
Student Transportation Support$9,047,0002.6%
Other Support Services$5,515,0001.6%
Total Other Expenditures$9,157,0003.1%
Food Services$9,157,0002.6%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate 41.7%
Total Diploma Count 484
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients -
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-122297.8%

Map and Listings of Schools Within Trenton City School District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 22
  • Students: 11,138
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 925
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CADWALADER SCHOOL
501 Edgewood Ave
Trenton, NJ
Public | PK-5
255 15.0

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COLUMBUS SCHOOL
1200 Brunswick Ave
Trenton, NJ
Public | PK-8
261 14.5

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DAYLIGHT / TWILIGHT HIGH SCHOOL
720 Bellevue Ave
Trenton, NJ
Public | 9-12
369 10.9

5 out of 5
1 Review
FRANKLIN SCHOOL
200 William St
Trenton, NJ
Public | KG-5
412 15.3

5 out of 5
1 Review
GRACE A DUNN MIDDLE SCHOOL
401 Dayton St
Trenton, NJ
Public | 6-8
599 15.4

5 out of 5
1 Review
GRANT SCHOOL
159 North Clinton Ave
Trenton, NJ
Public | PK-8
530 14.0

4 out of 5
1 Review
GREGORY SCHOOL
500 Rutherford Ave
Trenton, NJ
Public | PK-8
454 15.1

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HARRISON SCHOOL
461 Genessee St
Trenton, NJ
Public | KG-5
170 17.0

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HEDGEPETH-WILLIAMS MIDDLE SCHOOL
301 Gladstone Ave
Trenton, NJ
Public | PK-8
785 15.7

5 out of 5
1 Review
JEFFERSON SCHOOL
1 Whittlesey Rd
Trenton, NJ
Public | KG-5
180 13.9

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JOYCE KILMER SCHOOL
1300 Stuyvesant Ave
Trenton, NJ
Public | PK-8
560 18.1

3 out of 5
2 Reviews
LUIS MUNOZ-RIVERA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
400 North Montgomery St
Trenton, NJ
Public | PK-8
533 19.7

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MONUMENT SCHOOL
145 Pennington Ave
Trenton, NJ
Public | PK-8
377 13.5

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MOTT SCHOOL
45 Stokely Ave
Trenton, NJ
Public | PK-8
481 15.0

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P.J. HILL SCHOOL
1010 East State St
Trenton, NJ
Public | PK-8
600 15.4

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PARKER SCHOOL
333 South Broad St
Trenton, NJ
Public | KG-5
494 15.4

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ROBBINS SCHOOL
283 Tyler St
Trenton, NJ
Public | KG-5
486 17.4

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STOKES SCHOOL
915 Parkside Ave
Trenton, NJ
Public | KG-5
291 18.2

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TRENTON CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL
400 Chambers St
Trenton, NJ
Public | 9-12
1,741 14.2

4.5 out of 5
5 Reviews
TRENTON CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL WEST
101west State St
Trenton, NJ
Public | 9-12
621 13.5

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WASHINGTON SCHOOL
331 Emory Ave
Trenton, NJ
Public | KG-5
367 16.7

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WILSON SCHOOL
175 Girard Ave
Trenton, NJ
Public | PK-5
433 14.9

4 out of 5
1 Review
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