Joseph H Brensinger 17 School

600 Bergen Ave, Jersey City, NJ 07304 | (201) 915-6120
  • Grades: PK-8
  • Student Enrollment: 1,149
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3 out of 5 | 1 Review
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Magda Savino
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Jersey City School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $23,102
  • Graduation Rate: 67.0%
  • Dropout Rate: 5.4%
  • Students Per Teacher: 13.8
  • Enrolled Students: 27,464

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,149
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 77.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 600 (52.2%)
  • Females: 549 (47.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 124 (10.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 893 (77.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 1,017 (88.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Joseph H Brensinger 17 School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian80.7%
Black38433.4%
Asian13211.5%
Hispanic44738.9%
White16814.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Joseph H Brensinger 17 School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten11810.3%
Kindergarten11810.3%
1st Grade13611.8%
2nd Grade1069.2%
3rd Grade13912.1%
4th Grade1149.9%
5th Grade11710.2%
6th Grade1008.7%
7th Grade917.9%
8th Grade897.7%
Ungraded211.8%
Source: NJ Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for Joseph H Brensinger 17 School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on September 27, 2009
  • Rating: 3 (3 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • this school should add more fun like more gym and science recess and field trips and maybe kids would come to school!

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