Perth Amboy, NJ
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Perth Amboy 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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Perth Amboy Public School District Details

Perth Amboy Public School District
178 Barracks Street
Perth Amboy, NJ 08861

11,472 Students enrolled in District

10 Schools in District

13 Students Per Classroom (State average is 12)

Perth Amboy 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.

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
Anthony V. Ceres Elementary School
445 State Street
Perth Amboy, NJ, 08861
KG-04
Edmund Hmieleski Early Childhood Center School
925 Amboy Avenue
Perth Amboy, NJ, 08861
PK-PK
Edward J. Patten Elementary School
500 Charles Street
Perth Amboy, NJ, 08861
KG-04
Herbert N. Richardson 21st Century School
318 Stockton Street
Perth Amboy, NJ, 08861
KG-04
Ignacio Cruz Early Childhood Center School
601 Cortlandt St
Perth Amboy, NJ, 08861
PK-PK
James J. Flynn Elementary School
850 Chamberlain Avenue
Perth Amboy, NJ, 08861
KG-04
Perth Amboy High School
Eagle Ave & Francis St
Perth Amboy, NJ, 08861
09-12
Robert N. Wilentz Elementary School
51 First Street
Perth Amboy, NJ, 08861
KG-04
Samuel E. Shull Middle School
380 Hall Avenue
Perth Amboy, NJ, 08861
05-08
William C. Mcginnis Middle School
271 State Street
Perth Amboy, NJ, 08861
05-08

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 2.3% 47.9%
Black 6.9% 16.4%
Hispanic 90.1% 26.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.6% 9.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 73.2% 35.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 67.3% 30.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.0% 5.3%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,276 $112,624,688 53.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,801 $17,988,388 8.6%
Staff $445 $4,444,660 2.1%
General Administration $256 $2,556,928 1.2%
School Administration $643 $6,422,284 3.1%
Operation $1,704 $17,019,552 8.1%
Transportation $302 $3,016,376 1.4%
Other $394 $3,935,272 1.9%
Total Support $5,544 $55,373,472 26.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,143 $41,380,284 19.8%
Total Expenditures $20,963 $209,378,444 100.0%
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%

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