Paterson City School District

  • 33-35 CHURCH ST
  • PATERSON, NJ 07505
  • (973) 321-0980
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District Information

District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate51.0%84.6%
Dropout Rate6.3%1.7%
Per Pupil Spending$21,101$17,621
Students Per Teacher10.512.0
Number of Schools40-
Number of Students23,507-
Number of (FTE) Teachers2,245-

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment23,50710.5
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students98
Kindergarten Students2,147
1st Grade Students2,161
2nd Grade Students2,000
3rd Grade Students2,020
4th Grade Students1,894
5th Grade Students1,958
6th Grade Students1,823
7th Grade Students1,788
8th Grade Students1,797
9th Grade Students1,586
10th Grade Students1,494
11th Grade Students910
12th Grade Students1,052
Ungraded Students1,329
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native33
Asian or Pacific Islander782
Hispanic14,457
Black (Non-Hispanic)7,498
White (Non-Hispanic)1,301
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male12,284
Female11,796

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers2,24510.5
Prekindergarten Teachers13-
Kindergarten Teachers5-
Elementary Teachers1,098-
Secondary Teachers936-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes194-
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides483
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors76
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors29
Elementary-
Secondary-
Other29
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians34
Library Support Staff-
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff379
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators7
LEA Administrative Support Staff-
School Administrators122
School Administrative Support Staff-
Student Support Services250
Other Support Services Staff-

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$558,609,000-
Total Local Revenues$46,989,0008.4%
Other School Systems$14,0000.00%
Cities and Counties$36,766,0006.6%
School Lunch$5,645,0001.0%
Interest Earnings$14,0000.00%
Miscellaneous$4,550,0000.8%
Total State Revenues$470,704,00084.3%
General Formula Assistance$172,221,00030.8%
Special Education Programs$19,179,0003.4%
Compensatory and Basic Skills Programs$219,484,00039.3%
Bilingual Education Programs$4,005,0000.7%
School Lunch Programs$413,0000.07%
Capital Outlay and Debt Services Programs$2,931,0000.5%
Transportation Programs$5,339,0001.0%
Other Programs$6,423,0001.1%
State Revenues on Behalf - Employee Benefits$40,709,0007.3%
Total Federal Revenues$40,916,0007.3%
Through State - Title I$15,368,0002.8%
Through State - Children With Disabilities (IDEA)$6,001,0001.1%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$10,356,0001.9%
Through State - Other$1,234,0000.2%
Non-Specified$7,957,0001.4%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$508,252,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$285,356,00056.1%
Total Support Services Expenditures$211,727,00041.7%
Student Support$89,254,00016.0%
Instructional Staff Support$25,262,0004.5%
General Administration Support$4,731,0000.8%
School Administration Support$20,403,0003.7%
Operation and Maintenance Support$44,293,0007.9%
Student Transportation Support$16,694,0003.0%
Other Support Services$11,090,0002.0%
Total Other Expenditures$11,169,0002.2%
Food Services$11,169,0002.0%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate 51.0%
Total Diploma Count 1,056
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients -
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-123516.3%

Map and Listings of Schools Within Paterson City School District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 40
  • Students: 23,507
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 2,245
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ACADEMY HIGH
35 Church St
Paterson, NJ
Public | 9-12
1,011 8.6

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ALEXANDER HAMILTON ACADEMY
11 27 16th Ave
Paterson, NJ
Public | KG-8
348 12.0

5 out of 5
3 Reviews
BUILD ACADEMY
202 Union Ave
Paterson, NJ
Public | 1-8
356 14.2

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DALE AVE SCHOOL
21 Dale Ave
Paterson, NJ
Public | PK-2
442 17.0

5 out of 5
1 Review
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EASTSIDE HIGH SCHOOL
150 Park Ave
Paterson, NJ
Public | 9-12
1,738 9.2

5 out of 5
4 Reviews
EDWARD W KILPATRICK SCHOOL
Summer St and Ellison Street
Paterson, NJ
Public | KG-5
421 14.5

1 out of 5
1 Review
INTERNATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL
202 Union Ave
Paterson, NJ
Public | 9-12
388 10.0

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JOHN F. KENNEDY HIGH SCHOOL
61 127 Preakness Ave
Paterson, NJ
Public | 9-12
2,035 8.7

5 out of 5
3 Reviews
MARTIN LUTHER KING SCHOOL
851 East 28th St
Paterson, NJ
Public | PK-8
910 13.6

4 out of 5
1 Review
NEW ROBERTO CLEMENTE SCHOOL
482 506 Market St
Paterson, NJ
Public | KG-8
813 16.3

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NORMAN S. WEIR SCHOOL
152 College Blvd
Paterson, NJ
Public | 1-8
249 10.8

3 out of 5
2 Reviews
NUMBER 1 SCHOOL
East 32nd St and 11th Ave
Paterson, NJ
Public | PK-5
293 11.7

1 out of 5
1 Review
NUMBER 2 SCHOOL
22 Passaic St
Paterson, NJ
Public | KG-8
610 16.9

1.5 out of 5
14 Reviews
NUMBER 3 SCHOOL
448 Main St
Paterson, NJ
Public | KG-8
449 13.2

3 out of 5
2 Reviews
NUMBER 4 SCHOOL
55 Clinton St
Paterson, NJ
Public | 5-8
372 8.7

5 out of 5
1 Review
NUMBER 5 SCHOOL
430 Totowa Ave
Paterson, NJ
Public | 1-8
1,042 15.8

4.5 out of 5
7 Reviews
NUMBER 6 SCHOOL
137 Carroll St
Paterson, NJ
Public | KG-8
576 14.4

2.5 out of 5
3 Reviews
NUMBER 7 SCHOOL
106 Ramsey St
Paterson, NJ
Public | 5-8
288 15.2

4 out of 5
3 Reviews
NUMBER 8 SCHOOL
35 Chadwick St
Paterson, NJ
Public | KG-8
538 11.7

3 out of 5
2 Reviews
NUMBER 9 SCHOOL
6 Timothy St
Paterson, NJ
Public | KG-8
1,239 14.8

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
NUMBER 10 SCHOOL
48 Mercer St
Paterson, NJ
Public | KG-8
589 11.8

3.5 out of 5
3 Reviews
NUMBER 11 SCHOOL
350 Market St
Paterson, NJ
Public | KG-8
173 5.8

1.5 out of 5
2 Reviews
NUMBER 12 SCHOOL
121 North Second St
Paterson, NJ
Public | 1-8
529 13.2

3 out of 5
2 Reviews
NUMBER 13 SCHOOL
690 East 23rd St
Paterson, NJ
Public | KG-8
611 12.7

2.5 out of 5
3 Reviews
NUMBER 14 SCHOOL
522 Union Ave
Paterson, NJ
Public | KG-4
228 9.9

4 out of 5
1 Review
NUMBER 15 SCHOOL
98 Oak St
Paterson, NJ
Public | KG-8
825 13.3

4 out of 5
4 Reviews
NUMBER 17 SCHOOL
Non-Operational or Status Unknown
112 North Fifth St
Paterson, NJ
Public | 2-4
- -

2 out of 5
1 Review
NUMBER 18 SCHOOL
51 East 18th St
Paterson, NJ
Public | PK-8
1,144 17.6

3.5 out of 5
3 Reviews
NUMBER 19 SCHOOL
31 James St
Paterson, NJ
Public | KG-4
350 12.1

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
NUMBER 20 SCHOOL
500 East 37th St
Paterson, NJ
Public | KG-8
507 12.1

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
NUMBER 21 SCHOOL
322 Tenth Ave
Paterson, NJ
Public | KG-8
691 12.6

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
NUMBER 24 SCHOOL
50 Nineteenth Ave
Paterson, NJ
Public | KG-6
564 20.1

3 out of 5
2 Reviews
NUMBER 25 SCHOOL
Trenton Ave
Paterson, NJ
Public | KG-8
667 17.1

3 out of 5
2 Reviews
NUMBER 26 SCHOOL
One East 32nd St
Paterson, NJ
Public | KG-8
599 13.0

2.5 out of 5
2 Reviews
NUMBER 27 SCHOOL
250 Richmond Ave
Paterson, NJ
Public | KG-8
930 14.8

5 out of 5
3 Reviews
NUMBER 28 SCHOOL
200 Presidential Blvd
Paterson, NJ
Public | KG-4
488 14.4

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NUMBER 29 SCHOOL
88 Danforth Ave
Paterson, NJ
Public | KG-4
333 15.1

2.5 out of 5
2 Reviews
ROBERTO CLEMENTE SCHOOL
434 Rosa Parks Blvd
Paterson, NJ
Public | KG-4
335 14.6

3 out of 5
1 Review
ROSA PARKS ARTS HIGH SCHOOL
413 12th Ave
Paterson, NJ
Public | 9-12
226 7.5

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URBAN LEADERSHIP ACADEMY
151 East 33rd St
Paterson, NJ
Public | KG-5
173 11.5

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