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 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2017
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more


Carteret Public School District Details

Carteret Public School District
599 Roosevelt Avenue
Carteret, NJ 07008

3,932 Students enrolled in District

5 Schools in District

13 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) 10.8% 43.9%
Black 16.4% 15.7%
Hispanic 47.7% 29.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 24.7% 10.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.3%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 72.0% 36.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 63.9% 31.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.2% 4.7%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,356 $38,223,996 56.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,579 $5,828,089 8.6%
Staff $237 $874,767 1.3%
General Administration $293 $1,081,463 1.6%
School Administration $878 $3,240,698 4.8%
Operation $1,393 $5,141,563 7.6%
Transportation $270 $996,570 1.5%
Other $320 $1,181,120 1.7%
Total Support $4,970 $18,344,270 27.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,036 $11,205,876 16.5%
Total Expenditures $18,362 $67,774,142 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,015 $15,487,324,159 49.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $2,061 $2,897,747,403 9.3%
Staff $593 $834,099,359 2.7%
General Administration $397 $558,620,417 1.8%
School Administration $997 $1,401,340,416 4.5%
Operation $1,911 $2,686,765,332 8.6%
Transportation $754 $1,059,620,211 3.4%
Other $490 $688,604,947 2.2%
Total Support $7,203 $10,126,757,956 32.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,901 $5,484,201,846 17.6%
Total Expenditures $22,119 $31,098,296,526 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%

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