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

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School Districts in Newark


Essex County Vocational Technical School District Details

Essex County Vocational Technical School District
60 Nelson Place
Newark, NJ 07102

2,188 Students enrolled in District

4 Schools in District

12 Students Per Classroom (State average is 12)

Essex County Vocational Technical 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
Bloomfield Tech School
209 Franklin Street
Bloomfield, NJ, 07003
09-12
Newark Tech School
91 West Market Street
Newark, NJ, 07103
09-12
North 13th St Tech School
300 N 13 Th St
Newark, NJ, 07107
09-12
West Caldwell Tech School
620 Passaic Ave
West Caldwell, NJ, 07006
09-12

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 0.9% 46.7%
Black 46.8% 16.3%
Hispanic 50.8% 27.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.2% 9.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.1%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 85.1% 36.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 72.7% 31.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 12.4% 4.8%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,281 $24,536,175 50.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,488 $3,236,400 6.7%
Staff $649 $1,411,575 2.9%
General Administration $928 $2,018,400 4.2%
School Administration $934 $2,031,450 4.2%
Operation $2,916 $6,342,300 13.1%
Transportation $243 $528,525 1.1%
Other $1,140 $2,479,500 5.1%
Total Support $8,298 $18,048,150 37.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,671 $5,809,425 12.0%
Total Expenditures $22,250 $48,393,750 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,038 $14,104,894,942 50.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,830 $2,571,073,476 9.1%
Staff $549 $771,800,306 2.7%
General Administration $386 $543,049,578 1.9%
School Administration $879 $1,234,639,970 4.4%
Operation $1,866 $2,621,788,598 9.3%
Transportation $709 $995,790,458 3.5%
Other $439 $616,851,082 2.2%
Total Support $6,657 $9,354,921,729 33.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,311 $4,652,962,368 16.6%
Total Expenditures $20,006 $28,112,850,433 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%

Newark Public School District Details

Newark Public School District
2 Cedar Street
Newark, NJ 07102

40,889 Students enrolled in District

65 Schools in District

15 Students Per Classroom (State average is 12)

Newark Public 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
Abington Avenue School
209 Abington Ave
Newark, NJ, 07107
PK-08
American History High School
74 Montgomery St
Newark, NJ, 07103
07-12
Ann Street School
30 Ann St
Newark, NJ, 07105
PK-08
Arts High School
550 M L King Blvd
Newark, NJ, 07102
07-12
Bard Early College High School
321 Bergen Street
Newark, NJ, 07103
09-12
Barringer Academy Of S.t.e.a.m. School
90 Parker Street
Newark, NJ, 07104
09-12
Barringer Arts High School
90 Parker St
Newark, NJ, 07104
09-12
Belmont Runyon Elementary School
1 Belmont Runyon Way
Newark, NJ, 07108
PK-08
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School
42 Park Ave
Newark, NJ, 07104
PK-04
Branch Brook School
228 Ridge St
Newark, NJ, 07104
PK-04
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 7.6% 46.7%
Black 46.1% 16.3%
Hispanic 45.1% 27.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.0% 9.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.1%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 78.7% 36.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 74.3% 31.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.4% 4.8%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,341 $396,662,816 35.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $3,413 $119,373,088 10.7%
Staff $1,123 $39,278,048 3.5%
General Administration $456 $15,949,056 1.4%
School Administration $1,129 $39,487,904 3.5%
Operation $3,041 $106,362,016 9.5%
Transportation $187 $6,540,512 0.6%
Other $680 $23,783,680 2.1%
Total Support $10,029 $350,774,304 31.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $10,590 $370,395,840 33.1%
Total Expenditures $31,960 $1,117,832,960 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,038 $14,104,894,942 50.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,830 $2,571,073,476 9.1%
Staff $549 $771,800,306 2.7%
General Administration $386 $543,049,578 1.9%
School Administration $879 $1,234,639,970 4.4%
Operation $1,866 $2,621,788,598 9.3%
Transportation $709 $995,790,458 3.5%
Other $439 $616,851,082 2.2%
Total Support $6,657 $9,354,921,729 33.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,311 $4,652,962,368 16.6%
Total Expenditures $20,006 $28,112,850,433 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%