Scotch Plains, NJ
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Scotch Plains 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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School Districts in Scotch Plains


Scotch Plains Fanwood School District Details

Scotch Plains Fanwood School District
2280 Evergreen Avenue
Scotch Plains, NJ 07076

5,718 Students enrolled in District

8 Schools in District

13 Students Per Classroom (State average is 12)

Scotch Plains Fanwood 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
Evergreen School
2280 Evergreen Avenue
Scotch Plains, NJ, 07076
PK-04
Howard B. Brunner School
721 Westfield Road
Scotch Plains, NJ, 07076
PK-04
J. Ackerman Coles School
16 Kevin Road
Scotch Plains, NJ, 07076
PK-04
Park Middle School
580 Park Avenue
Scotch Plains, NJ, 07076
05-08
School One
563 Willow Avenue
Scotch Plains, NJ, 07076
PK-04
Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School
667 Westfield Road
Scotch Plains, NJ, 07076
09-12
Terrill Middle School
1301 Terrill Road
Scotch Plains, NJ, 07076
05-08
William J. Mcginn School
1100 Roosevelt Avenue
Scotch Plains, NJ, 07076
KG-04

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 73.7% 47.9%
Black 8.8% 16.4%
Hispanic 7.8% 26.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 9.5% 9.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.1%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 6.8% 35.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.4% 30.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.4% 5.3%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,608 $47,180,448 52.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,362 $7,465,122 8.4%
Staff $532 $2,915,892 3.3%
General Administration $168 $920,808 1.0%
School Administration $731 $4,006,611 4.5%
Operation $1,669 $9,147,789 10.3%
Transportation $326 $1,786,806 2.0%
Other $338 $1,852,578 2.1%
Total Support $5,128 $28,106,568 31.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,546 $13,954,626 15.6%
Total Expenditures $16,282 $89,241,642 100.0%
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%

Union County Vocational Technical School District Details

Union County Vocational Technical School District
1776 Raritan Road
Scotch Plains, NJ 07076

0 Students enrolled in District

6 Schools in District

UNREPORTED Students Per Classroom (State average is 12)

Union County Vocational Technical 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
Academy For Allied Health Sciences School
1776 Raritan Road
Scotch Plains, NJ, 07076
09-12
Academy For Information Technology School
1776 Raritan Road
Scotch Plains, NJ, 07076
09-12
Academy For Performing Arts School
1776 Raritan Road
Scotch Plains, NJ, 07076
09-12
Raymond Lesniak Energy Strength Hope Recovery High School
1000 Morris Avenue
Union, NJ, 07083
N-N
Union County Magnet High School
1776 Raritan Road
Scotch Plains, NJ, 07076
09-12
Union County Tech School
1776 Raritan Rd
Scotch Plains, NJ, 07076
09-12

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 0.0% 47.9%
Black 0.0% 16.4%
Hispanic 0.0% 26.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 9.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 10.7% 35.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.2% 30.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.4% 5.3%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,755 $14,411,700 52.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $928 $1,243,520 4.5%
Staff $31 $41,540 0.1%
General Administration $407 $545,380 2.0%
School Administration $867 $1,161,780 4.2%
Operation $2,745 $3,678,300 13.4%
Transportation $34 $45,560 0.2%
Other $634 $849,560 3.1%
Total Support $5,646 $7,565,640 27.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,013 $5,377,420 19.7%
Total Expenditures $20,414 $27,354,760 100.0%
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%