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Dr Ronald Mcnair High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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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 2021 – 2022 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2020
  • Educational Environment: 2021 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated July 2023

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School Overview

Address
123 Coles Street
Jersey City, NJ 07302
Phone
(201) 418-7617
District
JERSEY CITY PUBLIC SCHOOLS
County
HUDSON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
704
Classroom Teachers
49

* Dr Ronald Mcnair High School is one of the top 100 best public schools in America.

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New Jersey

10

(10 is best)

Better than 98.1% of all NJ schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S.

10

(10 is best)

Dr Ronald Mcnair High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

100 80 60 40 20 0
94%
40%
98%
47%
90%
33%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
14
13
12
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 172 24.4%
Grade 10 169 24.0%
Grade 11 174 24.7%
Grade 12 189 26.8%
Total 704 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/Racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 18.7% 15.5% 41.1%
Black 14.4% 27.0% 15.3%
Hispanic 20.7% 38.6% 32.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 44.5% 17.8% 10.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.6% 1.1% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
Economically disadvantaged 40.9% 60.0% 33.2%
Free lunch eligible 32.1% 56.4% 29.0%
Reduced lunch eligible 8.8% 3.6% 4.2%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 287,146 9,261,699
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 17,977.4 1,254
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.5% 5.7%
5-19 YEARS OLD 15.0% 18.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 45.1% 31.8%
45-64 YEARS OLD 20.9% 27.5%
65 OR OLDER 11.4% 16.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 115,654 3,395,165
Single Parent Households With Children 7.7% 7.8%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 89.5% 90.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 51.1% 41.5%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 26.3% 27.4%
$100,000 - $149,999 16.1% 17.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 10.3% 12.1%
$50,000 - $74,999 13.4% 13.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 12.4% 11.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 9.5% 9.2%
$15,000 or less 12.0% 7.6%

Education Expenditures

For this District Per Student Total % of Total
Instructional Expenditures $14,259 $372,872,850 50.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $2,563 $67,022,450 9.1%
Staff $798 $20,867,700 2.8%
General Administration $428 $11,192,200 1.5%
School Administration $982 $25,679,300 3.5%
Operation $2,211 $57,817,650 7.9%
Transportation $642 $16,788,300 2.3%
Other $447 $11,689,050 1.6%
Total Support $8,070 $211,030,500 28.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $5,823 $152,271,450 20.7%
Total Expenditures $28,152 $736,174,800 100.0%
For the State Per Student Total % of Total
Instructional Expenditures $12,252 $16,876,633,536 49.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $2,485 $3,422,916,968 10.0%
Staff $778 $1,071,908,147 3.1%
General Administration $448 $617,313,228 1.8%
School Administration $1,106 $1,523,858,437 4.4%
Operation $2,059 $2,835,591,380 8.3%
Transportation $773 $1,065,361,101 3.1%
Other $557 $766,792,454 2.2%
Total Support $8,206 $11,303,690,627 33.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,415 $6,081,668,713 17.8%
Total Expenditures $24,874 $34,262,079,216 100.0%
For the Nation Per Student Total % of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,794 $384,567,026,223 49.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $841 $41,500,431,613 5.3%
Staff $665 $32,787,987,253 4.2%
General Administration $269 $13,273,339,703 1.7%
School Administration $756 $37,281,585,830 4.8%
Operation $1,191 $58,747,506,944 7.6%
Transportation $504 $24,858,475,672 3.2%
Other $491 $24,247,526,162 3.1%
Total Support $4,716 $232,696,768,378 29.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,247 $160,183,697,619 20.6%
Total Expenditures $15,757 $777,446,989,564 100.0%