Kearny, NJ
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Kearny 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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Kearny School District Details

Kearny School District
172 174 Midland Avenue
Kearny, NJ 07032

6,068 Students enrolled in District

7 Schools in District

14 Students Per Classroom (State average is 12)

Kearny 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
Franklin Elementary School
100 Davis Ave
Kearny, NJ, 07032
PK-06
Garfield Elementary School
360 Belgrove Dr
Kearny, NJ, 07032
PK-06
Kearny High School
336 Devon St
Kearny, NJ, 07032
09-12
Lincoln Middle School
121 Beech St
Kearny, NJ, 07032
07-08
Roosevelt School
733 Kearny Ave
Kearny, NJ, 07032
PK-06
Schuyler Elementary School
644 Forest St
Kearny, NJ, 07032
PK-06
Washington Elementary School
80 Belgrove Dr
Kearny, NJ, 07032
PK-06

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 37.4% 47.9%
Black 2.2% 16.4%
Hispanic 57.4% 26.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 3.0% 9.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 57.5% 35.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 47.9% 30.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.6% 5.3%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,125 $53,947,000 56.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $985 $5,823,320 6.1%
Staff $208 $1,229,696 1.3%
General Administration $495 $2,926,440 3.1%
School Administration $1,141 $6,745,592 7.1%
Operation $1,491 $8,814,792 9.3%
Transportation $248 $1,466,176 1.5%
Other $266 $1,572,592 1.7%
Total Support $4,834 $28,578,608 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,156 $12,746,272 13.4%
Total Expenditures $16,116 $95,277,792 100.0%
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%