Harrison School

461 Genessee St, Trenton, NJ 08611 | (609) 656-4750
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 170
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 461 Genessee Street, Trenton, NJ 08611
  • Principal or Admin: Paul Gmitter
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Trenton City School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $25,455
  • Graduation Rate: 41.7%
  • Dropout Rate: 7.8%
  • Students Per Teacher: 15.1
  • Enrolled Students: 10,999

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 170
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 10.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 84 (49.4%)
  • Females: 86 (50.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 12 (7.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 123 (72.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 135 (79.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Harrison School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian21.2%
Black5834.1%
Asian10.6%
Hispanic9958.2%
White105.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Harrison School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten3017.6%
1st Grade4124.1%
2nd Grade2715.9%
3rd Grade2917.1%
4th Grade2313.5%
5th Grade2011.8%
Source: NJ Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Harrison School performed on average much worse than most other schools across the state on ASK state exams in the following subjects:
  • Language Arts
  • Math
  • Science

ASK - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Language Arts Test
201045.7%27.5%59.7%
200935.9%32.4%62.7%
 
Math Test
201052.4%40.9%59.9%
200943.6%42.6%75.2%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Language Arts Test
201014.3%25.1%41.9%
200931.0%27.1%80.2%
 
Math Test
201046.7%37.8%59.4%
200924.1%34.3%62.7%
 
Science Test
201066.7%75.7%87.1%
200962.0%68.4%85.7%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Language Arts Test
201035.5%25.2%46.3%
200950.0%29.0%68.3%
 
Math Test
201043.8%43.5%62.5%
200966.7%39.6%56.6%
 
Source: NJ Department of Education 2009-2010

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