North Plainfield, NJ
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North Plainfield 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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North Plainfield School District Details

North Plainfield School District
33 Mountain Avenue
North Plainfield, NJ 07060

3,494 Students enrolled in District

6 Schools in District

12 Students Per Classroom (State average is 12)

North Plainfield 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
East End School
170 Oneida Ave
N Plainfield, NJ, 07060
PK-04
North Plainfield High School
34 Wilson Ave
N Plainfield, NJ, 07060
09-12
North Plainfield Middle School
34 Wilson Avenue
North Plainfield, NJ, 07060
07-08
Somerset School
303 Somerset Street
N Plainfield, NJ, 07060
05-06
Stony Brook School
269 Grove St
N Plainfield, NJ, 07060
KG-04
West End School
447 Greenbrook Rd
N Plainfield, NJ, 07060
PK-04

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 13.0% 47.9%
Black 21.3% 16.4%
Hispanic 60.9% 26.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 4.7% 9.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 68.2% 35.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 55.5% 30.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 12.7% 5.3%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,711 $31,852,080 51.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,699 $5,572,720 9.0%
Staff $798 $2,617,440 4.2%
General Administration $363 $1,190,640 1.9%
School Administration $921 $3,020,880 4.9%
Operation $2,175 $7,134,000 11.5%
Transportation $219 $718,320 1.2%
Other $153 $501,840 0.8%
Total Support $6,327 $20,752,560 33.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,861 $9,384,080 15.1%
Total Expenditures $18,900 $61,992,000 100.0%
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%