Jersey City, NJ
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Jersey City 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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Jersey City School District Details

Jersey City School District
346 Claremont Avenue
Jersey City, NJ 07305

30,845 Students enrolled in District

38 Schools in District

13 Students Per Classroom (State average is 12)

Jersey City 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.

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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
Academy I School
209 Bergen Avenue
Jersey City, NJ, 07305
06-08
Alexander D. Sullivan School
171 Seaview Ave
Jersey City, NJ, 07305
PK-05
Alfred Zampella School
201 North St
Jersey City, NJ, 07307
PK-08
Anthony J. Infante School
3055 Kennedy Blvd
Jersey City, NJ, 07306
PK-02
Chaplain Charles Watters School
220 Virginia Ave
Jersey City, NJ, 07304
KG-08
Charles E. Trefurt School
96 Franklin St
Jersey City, NJ, 07307
PK-05
Christa Mcauliffe School
167 Hancock Ave
Jersey City, NJ, 07307
PK-08
Cornelia F. Bradford School
96 Sussex St
Jersey City, NJ, 07302
PK-05
Dr. Charles P. Defuccio School
214 Plainfield Ave
Jersey City, NJ, 07306
PK-08
Dr. Michael Conti School
182 Merseles St
Jersey City, NJ, 07302
PK-08
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 11.6% 47.9%
Black 31.7% 16.4%
Hispanic 38.6% 26.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 17.8% 9.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.1%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 78.6% 35.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 71.8% 30.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.8% 5.3%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $13,542 $373,366,482 52.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $2,252 $62,089,892 8.7%
Staff $606 $16,708,026 2.3%
General Administration $332 $9,153,572 1.3%
School Administration $1,007 $27,763,997 3.9%
Operation $2,564 $70,692,044 9.9%
Transportation $485 $13,371,935 1.9%
Other $381 $10,504,551 1.5%
Total Support $7,627 $210,284,017 29.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,635 $127,791,585 18.0%
Total Expenditures $25,804 $711,442,084 100.0%
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%