Harrison, NJ
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Harrison 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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Harrison Public Schools School District Details

Harrison Public Schools School District
501 Hamilton Street
Harrison, NJ 07029

2,380 Students enrolled in District

4 Schools in District

15 Students Per Classroom (State average is 12)

Harrison Public Schools 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
Hamilton Intermediate School
223 Hamilton Street
Harrison, NJ, 07029
04-05
Harrison High School
800 Hamilton Street
Harrison, NJ, 07029
09-12
Lincoln Elementary School
221 Cross Street
Harrison, NJ, 07029
PK-03
Washington Middle School
One Nortrh Fifth Street
Harrison, NJ, 07029
06-08

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 21.5% 47.9%
Black 2.2% 16.4%
Hispanic 65.9% 26.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 10.4% 9.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 81.3% 35.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 66.2% 30.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 15.1% 5.3%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,871 $22,133,356 45.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $2,159 $4,395,724 8.9%
Staff $671 $1,366,156 2.8%
General Administration $554 $1,127,944 2.3%
School Administration $1,004 $2,044,144 4.2%
Operation $2,137 $4,350,932 8.8%
Transportation $446 $908,056 1.8%
Other $380 $773,680 1.6%
Total Support $7,351 $14,966,636 30.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $5,928 $12,069,408 24.5%
Total Expenditures $24,150 $49,169,400 100.0%
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%