Palisades Park, NJ
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Palisades Park 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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Palisades Park School District Details

Palisades Park School District
410 Second St
Palisades Park, NJ 07650

1,666 Students enrolled in District

3 Schools in District

12 Students Per Classroom (State average is 12)

Palisades Park 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
Charles R Smith Early Chilhood Center School
271 Second Street
Palisades Park, NJ, 07650
PK-01
Lindbergh Elementary School
401 Glen Ave
Palisades Park, NJ, 07650
02-07
Palisades Park Jr-Sr High School
Veterans Plaza
Palisades Park, NJ, 07650
08-12

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 14.1% 47.9%
Black 1.9% 16.4%
Hispanic 34.0% 26.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 49.9% 9.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.1%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 40.9% 35.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 30.4% 30.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.4% 5.3%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,842 $15,914,514 61.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,035 $1,673,595 6.5%
Staff $184 $297,528 1.2%
General Administration $456 $737,352 2.9%
School Administration $863 $1,395,471 5.4%
Operation $1,192 $1,927,464 7.5%
Transportation $189 $305,613 1.2%
Other $282 $455,994 1.8%
Total Support $4,201 $6,793,017 26.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,852 $2,994,684 11.6%
Total Expenditures $15,895 $25,702,215 100.0%
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%