Plainfield, NJ
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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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Plainfield Public Schools School District Details

Plainfield Public Schools School District
1200 Myrtle Avenue
Plainfield, NJ 07063

9,304 Students enrolled in District

15 Schools in District

16 Students Per Classroom (State average is 12)

Plainfield Public Schools 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.

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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
Barack Obama Academy For Academic & Civic Developm School
1200 Myrtle Ave
Plainfield, NJ, 07063
07-12
Cedarbrook Elementary School
1049 Central Ave
Plainfield, NJ, 07060
KG-08
Charles H. Stillman Elementary School
201 W Fourth St
Plainfield, NJ, 07060
KG-05
Clinton Elementary School
West 4 Th St And Clinton Ave
Plainfield, NJ, 07063
PK-05
Dewitt D. Barlow Elementary School
E Front St & Farragut Rd
Plainfield, NJ, 07060
KG-05
Emerson Elementary School
305 Emerson Ave
Plainfield, NJ, 07062
KG-05
Evergreen Elementary School
1033 Evergreen Ave
Plainfield, NJ, 07060
KG-05
Frederic W. Cook Elementary School
739 Leland Ave
Plainfield, NJ, 07062
KG-05
Hubbard Middle School
661 W Eighth St
Plainfield, NJ, 07060
06-08
Jefferson Elementary School
1700 W. Front St
Plainfield, NJ, 07063
KG-05
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 0.7% 47.9%
Black 34.8% 16.4%
Hispanic 64.0% 26.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.4% 9.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.1%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 83.4% 35.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 77.3% 30.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.1% 5.3%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,691 $76,718,616 40.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $2,101 $15,076,776 8.0%
Staff $834 $5,984,784 3.2%
General Administration $307 $2,203,032 1.2%
School Administration $856 $6,142,656 3.3%
Operation $2,585 $18,549,960 9.8%
Transportation $650 $4,664,400 2.5%
Other $658 $4,721,808 2.5%
Total Support $7,990 $57,336,240 30.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $7,630 $54,752,880 29.0%
Total Expenditures $26,311 $188,807,736 100.0%
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%