Plainfield City School District

  • 504 MADISON AVE
  • PLAINFIELD, NJ 07060
  • (908) 731-4335
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District Information

District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate65.4%84.6%
Dropout Rate3.1%1.7%
Per Pupil Spending$23,775$17,621
Students Per Teacher11.512.0
Number of Schools15-
Number of Students6,460-
Number of (FTE) Teachers564-

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment6,46011.5
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students41
Kindergarten Students610
1st Grade Students599
2nd Grade Students512
3rd Grade Students486
4th Grade Students484
5th Grade Students520
6th Grade Students431
7th Grade Students436
8th Grade Students373
9th Grade Students429
10th Grade Students438
11th Grade Students371
12th Grade Students369
Ungraded Students317
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native5
Asian or Pacific Islander18
Hispanic2,994
Black (Non-Hispanic)3,331
White (Non-Hispanic)58
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male3,257
Female3,181

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers56411.5
Prekindergarten Teachers2-
Kindergarten Teachers26-
Elementary Teachers240-
Secondary Teachers246-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes51-
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides100
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors13
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors2
Elementary-
Secondary-
Other2
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians13
Library Support Staff-
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff104
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators4
LEA Administrative Support Staff-
School Administrators36
School Administrative Support Staff-
Student Support Services64
Other Support Services Staff-

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$155,323,000-
Total Local Revenues$21,749,00014.0%
Property Tax$18,674,00012.0%
Tuition Fees from Pupils and Parents$65,0000.04%
School Lunch$788,0000.5%
Interest Earnings$20,0000.01%
Miscellaneous$2,202,0001.4%
Total State Revenues$124,193,00080.0%
General Formula Assistance$45,040,00029.0%
Special Education Programs$4,490,0002.9%
Compensatory and Basic Skills Programs$56,874,00036.6%
Bilingual Education Programs$1,422,0000.9%
School Lunch Programs$83,0000.05%
Capital Outlay and Debt Services Programs$1,412,0000.9%
Transportation Programs$1,384,0000.9%
Other Programs$2,449,0001.6%
State Revenues on Behalf - Employee Benefits$11,039,0007.1%
Total Federal Revenues$9,381,0006.0%
Through State - Title I$3,376,0002.2%
Through State - Children With Disabilities (IDEA)$1,726,0001.1%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$2,193,0001.4%
Through State - Other$126,0000.08%
Non-Specified$1,940,0001.2%
Direct - Impact Aid$20,0000.01%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$153,704,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$95,137,00061.9%
Total Support Services Expenditures$55,529,00036.1%
Student Support$14,034,0009.0%
Instructional Staff Support$6,376,0004.1%
General Administration Support$2,203,0001.4%
School Administration Support$6,114,0003.9%
Operation and Maintenance Support$16,246,00010.5%
Student Transportation Support$4,984,0003.2%
Other Support Services$5,572,0003.6%
Total Other Expenditures$3,038,0002.0%
Food Services$3,038,0002.0%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate 65.4%
Total Diploma Count 364
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients -
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-12583.1%

Map and Listings of Schools Within Plainfield City School District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 15
  • Students: 6,460
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 564
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BOAACD SCHOOL
209 Berckman St
Plainfield, NJ
Public | 9-12
71 11.8

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CEDARBROOK SCHOOL
1049 Central Ave
Plainfield, NJ
Public | KG-7
524 15.0

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CHARLES H. STILLMAN SCHOOL
201 West Fourth St
Plainfield, NJ
Public | KG-6
274 13.7

5 out of 5
1 Review
CLINTON SCHOOL
West 4th St and Clinton
Plainfield, NJ
Public | KG-6
295 9.8

4.5 out of 5
3 Reviews
DEWITT D. BARLOW SCHOOL
E Front and Farragut
Plainfield, NJ
Public | KG-6
334 12.9

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EMERSON SCHOOL
305 Emerson Ave
Plainfield, NJ
Public | KG-6
469 13.8

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EVERGREEN SCHOOL
1033 Evergreen Ave
Plainfield, NJ
Public | KG-6
535 16.2

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FREDERIC W. COOK SCHOOL
739 Leland Ave
Plainfield, NJ
Public | KG-7
287 13.7

2 out of 5
1 Review
HUBBARD SCHOOL
661 West Eighth St
Plainfield, NJ
Public | 6-8
350 9.7

3.5 out of 5
3 Reviews
JEFFERSON SCHOOL
1200 Myrtle Ave
Plainfield, NJ
Public | KG-6
352 14.1

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MAXSON SCHOOL
920 East Seventh St
Plainfield, NJ
Public | 6-8
442 13.4

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PAAS SCHOOL
1700 West Front St
Plainfield, NJ
Public | 7-8
82 7.5

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PLAINFIELD HIGH SCHOOL
950 Park Ave
Plainfield, NJ
Public | 9-12
1,638 14.6

5 out of 5
1 Review
WASHINGTON SCHOOL
427 Darrow Ave
Plainfield, NJ
Public | PK-6
530 14.0

5 out of 5
1 Review
WOODLAND SCHOOL
730 Central St
Plainfield, NJ
Public | KG-6
255 13.4

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