Passaic Preparatory Academy School

Serves grades 6 - 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 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
252 Boulevard
Passaic, NJ 07055
Phone
(973) 470-5504
District
PASSAIC CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
PASSAIC COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
817
Classroom Teachers
62

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New Jersey

3

(10 is best)

Better than 25.2% of NJ schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

5

(10 is best)

Passaic Preparatory Academy School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
47%
47%
62%
54%
32%
39%
47%
47%
62%
54%
32%
39%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 7

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
45%
52%
62%
61%
27%
42%
45%
52%
62%
61%
27%
42%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
40%
52%
57%
61%
22%
44%
40%
52%
57%
61%
22%
44%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 10

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
22%
42%
37%
53%
7%
31%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
13
13
12
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 59 7.2%
Grade 7 130 15.9%
Grade 8 113 13.8%
Grade 9 148 18.1%
Grade 10 157 19.2%
Grade 11 119 14.6%
Grade 12 91 11.1%
Total 817 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 0.5% 1.0% 42.8%
Black 2.9% 4.1% 15.2%
Hispanic 96.2% 93.1% 31.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.2% 1.6% 10.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.2% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 100.0% 99.3% 37.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 100.0% 99.3% 32.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0% 4.7%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 69,789 9,288,994
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 21,766.8 1,258
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 9.5% 5.8%
5-19 YEARS OLD 27.1% 18.5%
20-44 YEARS OLD 35.1% 31.9%
45-64 YEARS OLD 19.6% 27.5%
65 OR OLDER 8.7% 16.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 19,817 3,272,054
Single Parent Households With Children 26.9% 9.5%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 67.0% 90.3%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 15.6% 40.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 7.0% 25.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 11.0% 17.8%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.5% 12.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.1% 14.5%
$30,000 - $49,999 19.5% 12.5%
$15,000 - $29,999 20.4% 9.9%
$15,000 or less 14.5% 7.8%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $12,105 $166,153,230 40.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $3,541 $48,603,766 11.9%
Staff $814 $11,172,964 2.7%
General Administration $189 $2,594,214 0.6%
School Administration $1,208 $16,581,008 4.1%
Operation $2,147 $29,469,722 7.2%
Transportation $445 $6,108,070 1.5%
Other $533 $7,315,958 1.8%
Total Support $8,878 $121,859,428 29.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $8,731 $119,841,706 29.4%
Total Expenditures $29,714 $407,854,364 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,128 $15,710,354,000 49.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $2,167 $3,060,054,000 9.6%
Staff $768 $1,083,625,000 3.4%
General Administration $407 $574,582,000 1.8%
School Administration $1,028 $1,451,598,000 4.5%
Operation $1,938 $2,736,501,000 8.6%
Transportation $777 $1,096,518,000 3.4%
Other $505 $712,711,000 2.2%
Total Support $7,590 $10,715,589,000 33.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,948 $5,573,392,000 17.4%
Total Expenditures $22,666 $31,999,335,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%