Princeton Charter School

Serves grades KG - 8

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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: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
100 Bunn Drive
Princeton, NJ 08540
Phone
(609) 924-0575
District
PRINCETON CHARTER SCHOOL
County
MERCER COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
Yes
Students Enrolled
423
Classroom Teachers
39

* Princeton Charter School is one of the top 100 best public schools in America.

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New Jersey

10

(10 is best)

Better than 99.5% of NJ schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Princeton Charter School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 86 52
Proficiency in Reading 83 50
Proficiency in Math 89 55

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 93 54
Proficiency in Reading 91 57
Proficiency in Math 95 50

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 91 51
Proficiency in Reading 93 57
Proficiency in Math 89 46

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 85 47
Proficiency in Reading 85 55
Proficiency in Math 85 39

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 91 51
Proficiency in Reading 91 61
Proficiency in Math 90 41

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 10.84
AVG FOR DISTRICT 10.84
AVG FOR STATE 12.10
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 40 9.5%
Grade 1 42 9.9%
Grade 2 44 10.4%
Grade 3 48 11.3%
Grade 4 50 11.8%
Grade 5 50 11.8%
Grade 6 47 11.1%
Grade 7 51 12.1%
Grade 8 51 12.1%
Total 423 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 45.7% 45.7% 43.9%
Black 3.1% 3.1% 15.7%
Hispanic 5.0% 5.0% 29.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 45.7% 45.7% 10.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 0.5% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 3.3% 3.3% 36.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.6% 2.6% 31.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.7% 0.7% 4.7%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION UNREPORTED 8,882,190
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) UNREPORTED 1,203
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW UNREPORTED 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 18.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 32.0%
45-64 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 27.9%
65 OR OLDER UNREPORTED 15.5%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households UNREPORTED 3,203,864
Single Parent Households With Children UNREPORTED 9.9%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma UNREPORTED 89.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree UNREPORTED 38.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more UNREPORTED 22.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 UNREPORTED 17.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 UNREPORTED 12.1%
$50,000 - $74,999 UNREPORTED 14.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 UNREPORTED 13.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 UNREPORTED 11.0%
$15,000 or less UNREPORTED 8.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,886 $3,810,100 59.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,320 $462,000 7.2%
Staff $0 $0 0.0%
General Administration $2,174 $760,900 11.8%
School Administration $677 $236,950 3.7%
Operation $1,146 $401,100 6.2%
Transportation $37 $12,950 0.2%
Other $886 $310,100 4.8%
Total Support $6,240 $2,184,000 33.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,306 $457,100 7.1%
Total Expenditures $18,431 $6,450,850 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,015 $15,487,324,159 49.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $2,061 $2,897,747,403 9.3%
Staff $593 $834,099,359 2.7%
General Administration $397 $558,620,417 1.8%
School Administration $997 $1,401,340,416 4.5%
Operation $1,911 $2,686,765,332 8.6%
Transportation $754 $1,059,620,211 3.4%
Other $490 $688,604,947 2.2%
Total Support $7,203 $10,126,757,956 32.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,901 $5,484,201,846 17.6%
Total Expenditures $22,119 $31,098,296,526 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%