Princeton, NJ
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Princeton 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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Princeton Public Schools School District Details

Princeton Public Schools School District
25 Valley Road
Princeton, NJ 08540

3,390 Students enrolled in District

6 Schools in District

11 Students Per Classroom (State average is 12)

Princeton 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.

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
Community Park School
372 Witherspoon Street
Princeton, NJ, 08540
PK-05
Johnson Park School
285 Rosedale Road
Princeton, NJ, 08540
PK-05
John Witherspoon Middle School
217 Walnut Lane
Princeton, NJ, 08540
06-08
Littlebrook School
39 Magnolia Lane
Princeton, NJ, 08540
PK-05
Princeton High School
151 Moore Street
Princeton, NJ, 08540
09-12
Riverside School
58 Riverside Drive
Princeton, NJ, 08540
PK-05

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 61.2% 47.9%
Black 6.7% 16.4%
Hispanic 13.9% 26.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 18.1% 9.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.1%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 13.0% 35.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.8% 30.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.2% 5.3%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $13,051 $44,582,216 48.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $2,431 $8,304,296 9.1%
Staff $1,261 $4,307,576 4.7%
General Administration $338 $1,154,608 1.3%
School Administration $1,020 $3,484,320 3.8%
Operation $2,062 $7,043,792 7.7%
Transportation $824 $2,814,784 3.1%
Other $467 $1,595,272 1.7%
Total Support $8,405 $28,711,480 31.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $5,406 $18,466,896 20.1%
Total Expenditures $26,862 $91,760,592 100.0%
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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