Perth Amboy City School District

  • 178 BARRACKS ST
  • PERTH AMBOY, NJ 08861
  • (732) 376-6279
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District Information

District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate85.7%84.6%
Dropout Rate0.3%1.7%
Per Pupil Spending$16,978$17,621
Students Per Teacher12.612.0
Number of Schools11-
Number of Students9,655-
Number of (FTE) Teachers769-

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment9,65512.6
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students1,139
Kindergarten Students797
1st Grade Students804
2nd Grade Students701
3rd Grade Students693
4th Grade Students635
5th Grade Students681
6th Grade Students631
7th Grade Students666
8th Grade Students664
9th Grade Students729
10th Grade Students613
11th Grade Students551
12th Grade Students459
Ungraded Students252
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native9
Asian or Pacific Islander48
Hispanic8,962
Black (Non-Hispanic)714
White (Non-Hispanic)245
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male5,164
Female4,833

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers76912.6
Prekindergarten Teachers77-
Kindergarten Teachers33-
Elementary Teachers313-
Secondary Teachers262-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes85-
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides235
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors19
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors17
Elementary-
Secondary-
Other17
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians10
Library Support Staff-
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff133
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators4
LEA Administrative Support Staff-
School Administrators37
School Administrative Support Staff5
Student Support Services87
Other Support Services Staff-

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$188,457,000-
Total Local Revenues$32,609,00017.3%
Property Tax$19,060,00010.1%
School Lunch$641,0000.3%
Interest Earnings$24,0000.01%
Miscellaneous$12,884,0006.8%
Total State Revenues$143,087,00075.9%
General Formula Assistance$55,007,00029.2%
Special Education Programs$5,982,0003.2%
Compensatory and Basic Skills Programs$53,795,00028.5%
Bilingual Education Programs$1,785,0000.9%
School Lunch Programs$149,0000.08%
Capital Outlay and Debt Services Programs$11,006,0005.8%
Transportation Programs$2,165,0001.1%
Other Programs$1,639,0000.9%
State Revenues on Behalf - Employee Benefits$11,559,0006.1%
Total Federal Revenues$12,761,0006.8%
Through State - Title I$3,735,0002.0%
Through State - Children With Disabilities (IDEA)$2,460,0001.3%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$3,469,0001.8%
Through State - Other$662,0000.4%
Non-Specified$2,435,0001.3%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$160,727,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$101,877,00063.4%
Total Support Services Expenditures$54,604,00034.0%
Student Support$17,272,0009.2%
Instructional Staff Support$5,074,0002.7%
General Administration Support$2,384,0001.3%
School Administration Support$6,324,0003.4%
Operation and Maintenance Support$14,801,0007.9%
Student Transportation Support$5,715,0003.0%
Other Support Services$3,034,0001.6%
Total Other Expenditures$4,246,0002.6%
Food Services$4,246,0002.3%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate 85.7%
Total Diploma Count 504
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients -
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-1280.3%

Map and Listings of Schools Within Perth Amboy City School District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 11
  • Students: 9,655
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 769
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ANTHONY V CERES SCHOOL
445 State St
Perth Amboy, NJ
Public | KG-4
567 12.1

1 out of 5
1 Review
EDWARD J. PATTEN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
500 Charles St
Perth Amboy, NJ
Public | KG-4
837 14.0

5 out of 5
1 Review
HMIELESKI ECC SCHOOL
925 Amboy Ave
Perth Amboy, NJ
Public | PK
405 14.0

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HN RICHARDSON 21TH CENTURY SCHOOL
318 Stockton St
Perth Amboy, NJ
Public | KG-4
628 10.6

5 out of 5
1 Review
IGNACIO CRUZ ECC SCHOOL
581 Cortlandt St
Perth Amboy, NJ
Public | Unknown
744 14.0

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JAMES J. FLYNN SCHOOL
850 Chamberlain Ave
Perth Amboy, NJ
Public | KG-4
852 14.0

5 out of 5
5 Reviews
MC GINNIS MIDDLE SCHOOL
271 State St
Perth Amboy, NJ
Public | 5-8
1,390 15.3

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PERTH AMBOY HIGH SCHOOL
Eagle Ave and Francis St
Perth Amboy, NJ
Public | 9-12
2,395 16.9

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ROBERT N. WILENTZ ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
51 First St
Perth Amboy, NJ
Public | KG-4
814 12.7

5 out of 5
1 Review
SAMUEL E SHULL MIDDLE SCHOOL
380 Hall Ave
Perth Amboy, NJ
Public | 5-8
1,365 16.3

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ST. MARY'S EC CENTER SCHOOL
Non-Operational or Status Unknown
351 Mechanic St
Perth Amboy, NJ
Public | Unknown
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