Applied Technology 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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
400 Paramus Road
Paramus, NJ 07652
Phone
(201) 343-6000
District
BERGEN COUNTY VOCATIONAL TECHNICAL SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
BERGEN COUNTY
Type of School
Vocational/technical
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
59
Classroom Teachers
2

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New Jersey

10

(10 is best)

Better than 90.8% of NJ schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Applied Technology High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 9

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 73 49
Proficiency in Reading 77 50
Proficiency in Math 68 48

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 62 38
Proficiency in Reading 79 47
Proficiency in Math 44 29

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 29.50
AVG FOR DISTRICT 9.24
AVG FOR STATE 12.22
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 30 50.8%
Grade 10 29 49.2%
Total 59 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 62.1% 41.5% 45.8%
Black 3.4% 3.8% 16.0%
Hispanic 27.6% 16.0% 27.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 5.2% 38.4% 10.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.7% 0.3% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 20.3% 10.0% 36.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 13.6% 7.1% 31.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.8% 2.9% 4.7%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION UNREPORTED 8,908,520
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) UNREPORTED 1,207
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW UNREPORTED 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 18.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 32.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 27.8%
65 OR OLDER UNREPORTED 15.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households UNREPORTED 3,164,609
Single Parent Households With Children UNREPORTED 10.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma UNREPORTED 89.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree UNREPORTED 38.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more UNREPORTED 21.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 UNREPORTED 17.4%
$75,000 - $99,999 UNREPORTED 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 UNREPORTED 15.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 UNREPORTED 13.7%
$15,000 - $29,999 UNREPORTED 11.4%
$15,000 or less UNREPORTED 8.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $18,221 $37,480,597 43.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $2,701 $5,555,957 6.4%
Staff $773 $1,590,061 1.8%
General Administration $888 $1,826,616 2.1%
School Administration $1,488 $3,060,816 3.5%
Operation $5,141 $10,575,037 12.2%
Transportation $493 $1,014,101 1.2%
Other $3,789 $7,793,973 9.0%
Total Support $15,272 $31,414,504 36.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $8,631 $17,753,967 20.5%
Total Expenditures $42,123 $86,647,011 100.0%
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%