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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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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
685
Classroom Teachers
58

* 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 97.6% of NJ schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

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

Grade 9

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 100 49
Proficiency in Reading 100 50
Proficiency in Math 100 48

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 94 38
Proficiency in Reading 99 47
Proficiency in Math 89 29

Grade 11

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 95 32
Proficiency in Reading 100 37
Proficiency in Math 90 27

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 11.81
AVG FOR DISTRICT 11.98
AVG FOR STATE 12.22
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 155 22.6%
Grade 10 181 26.4%
Grade 11 174 25.4%
Grade 12 175 25.5%
Total 685 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 18.8% 13.0% 45.8%
Black 16.7% 28.9% 16.0%
Hispanic 17.9% 39.0% 27.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 46.1% 18.2% 10.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.9% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 54.7% 74.8% 36.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 42.6% 68.6% 31.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 12.1% 6.1% 4.7%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 265,932 9,005,644
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 16,649.3 1,220
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.7% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 15.0% 18.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD 45.7% 32.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 21.5% 27.8%
65 OR OLDER 10.1% 15.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 100,049 3,199,111
Single Parent Households With Children 13.0% 10.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 86.5% 89.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 44.6% 38.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 18.4% 21.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 15.1% 17.4%
$75,000 - $99,999 10.2% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 14.5% 15.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 13.8% 13.7%
$15,000 - $29,999 13.9% 11.4%
$15,000 or less 14.2% 8.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $13,788 $379,004,544 50.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $2,351 $64,624,288 8.5%
Staff $646 $17,757,248 2.3%
General Administration $435 $11,957,280 1.6%
School Administration $997 $27,405,536 3.6%
Operation $2,484 $68,280,192 9.0%
Transportation $548 $15,063,424 2.0%
Other $405 $11,132,640 1.5%
Total Support $7,867 $216,248,096 28.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $5,865 $161,217,120 21.3%
Total Expenditures $27,520 $756,469,760 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,604 $14,970,833,107 49.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,968 $2,777,873,561 9.2%
Staff $577 $814,793,701 2.7%
General Administration $375 $529,617,536 1.8%
School Administration $962 $1,357,954,822 4.5%
Operation $1,857 $2,621,550,093 8.7%
Transportation $744 $1,049,805,051 3.5%
Other $474 $668,867,364 2.2%
Total Support $6,956 $9,820,594,337 32.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,874 $5,468,730,747 18.1%
Total Expenditures $21,433 $30,260,179,262 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%