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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2016 (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
347
Classroom Teachers
32

* 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 99.7% 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 87 51
Proficiency in Reading 86 50
Proficiency in Math 88 52

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 85 51
Proficiency in Reading 87 55
Proficiency in Math 83 47

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 93 52
Proficiency in Reading 95 58
Proficiency in Math 91 45

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 92 47
Proficiency in Reading 91 52
Proficiency in Math 93 42

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 87 48
Proficiency in Reading 91 57
Proficiency in Math 82 38

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 10.73
AVG FOR DISTRICT 10.73
AVG FOR STATE 12.25
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 19 5.5%
Grade 1 21 6.1%
Grade 2 22 6.3%
Grade 3 46 13.3%
Grade 4 49 14.1%
Grade 5 49 14.1%
Grade 6 46 13.3%
Grade 7 48 13.8%
Grade 8 47 13.5%
Total 347 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 59.1% 59.1% 46.7%
Black 3.5% 3.5% 16.3%
Hispanic 3.5% 3.5% 27.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 33.3% 33.3% 9.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 0.6% 0.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 1.7% 1.7% 36.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.7% 1.7% 31.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0% 4.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION UNREPORTED 8,944,469
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) UNREPORTED 1,212
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW UNREPORTED 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 19.1%
20-44 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 32.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 27.9%
65 OR OLDER UNREPORTED 14.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number of households UNREPORTED 3,195,014
Single parent households with children UNREPORTED 10.3%
Adults with at least a high school diploma UNREPORTED 88.9%
Adults with at least a bachelor's degree UNREPORTED 37.5%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more UNREPORTED 19.7%
$100,000 - $149,999 UNREPORTED 17.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 UNREPORTED 12.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 UNREPORTED 15.7%
$30,000 - $49,999 UNREPORTED 14.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 UNREPORTED 11.7%
$15,000 or less UNREPORTED 9.2%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,694 $3,325,042 54.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,953 $669,879 11.0%
Staff $0 $0 0.0%
General Administration $3,044 $1,044,092 17.1%
School Administration $913 $313,159 5.1%
Operation $455 $156,065 2.6%
Transportation $41 $14,063 0.2%
Other $0 $0 0.0%
Total Support $6,405 $2,196,915 36.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,706 $585,158 9.6%
Total Expenditures $17,805 $6,107,115 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,038 $14,104,894,942 50.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,830 $2,571,073,476 9.1%
Staff $549 $771,800,306 2.7%
General Administration $386 $543,049,578 1.9%
School Administration $879 $1,234,639,970 4.4%
Operation $1,866 $2,621,788,598 9.3%
Transportation $709 $995,790,458 3.5%
Other $439 $616,851,082 2.2%
Total Support $6,657 $9,354,921,729 33.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,311 $4,652,962,368 16.6%
Total Expenditures $20,006 $28,112,850,433 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%