Carteret, NJ
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Carteret Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Carteret Public School District Details

Carteret Public School District
599 Roosevelt Avenue
Carteret, NJ 07008

3,956 Students enrolled in District

5 Schools in District

14 Students Per Classroom (State average is 12)

Carteret Public School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to New Jersey

(10 is best)

Better than of NJ school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Carteret High School
199 Washington Avenue
Carteret, NJ, 07008
09-12
Carteret Middle School
300 Carteret Avenue
Carteret, NJ, 07008
06-08
Columbus Elementary School
1 Carteret Avenue
Carteret, NJ, 07008
PK-05
Nathan Hale Elementary School
678 Roosevelt Avenue
Carteret, NJ, 07008
PK-05
Private Nicholas Minue Elementary School
83 Post Blvd
Carteret, NJ, 07008
PK-05

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 13.7% 47.9%
Black 20.3% 16.4%
Hispanic 41.7% 26.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 24.3% 9.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.1%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 66.6% 35.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 55.4% 30.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.2% 5.3%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,490 $35,596,990 54.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,280 $4,801,280 7.4%
Staff $220 $825,220 1.3%
General Administration $318 $1,192,818 1.8%
School Administration $814 $3,053,314 4.7%
Operation $1,376 $5,161,376 7.9%
Transportation $225 $843,975 1.3%
Other $276 $1,035,276 1.6%
Total Support $4,509 $16,913,259 25.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,386 $12,700,886 19.5%
Total Expenditures $17,385 $65,211,135 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,077 $14,106,790,054 50.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,835 $2,568,964,694 9.1%
Staff $551 $771,687,884 2.7%
General Administration $390 $545,394,661 1.9%
School Administration $883 $1,235,650,841 4.4%
Operation $1,874 $2,623,408,040 9.3%
Transportation $711 $995,607,882 3.5%
Other $440 $615,718,470 2.2%
Total Support $6,684 $9,356,361,788 33.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,321 $4,649,519,921 16.5%
Total Expenditures $20,083 $28,112,743,157 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

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