Public School Number Two

Serves grades KG - 6

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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
5200 Broadway
West New York, NJ 07093
Phone
(201) 553-4040
District
WEST NEW YORK BOARD OF EDUCATION
County
HUDSON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
736
Classroom Teachers
44

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New Jersey

5

(10 is best)

Better than 43.0% of NJ schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

Public School Number Two Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 37 52
Proficiency in Reading 35 50
Proficiency in Math 39 55

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 60 54
Proficiency in Reading 66 57
Proficiency in Math 53 50

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 58 51
Proficiency in Reading 70 57
Proficiency in Math 45 46

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 45 47
Proficiency in Reading 54 55
Proficiency in Math 35 39

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 16.73
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.28
AVG FOR STATE 12.10
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 92 12.5%
Grade 1 107 14.5%
Grade 2 99 13.5%
Grade 3 105 14.3%
Grade 4 103 14.0%
Grade 5 82 11.1%
Grade 6 94 12.8%
Total 736 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 5.0% 2.8% 43.9%
Black 1.9% 1.2% 15.7%
Hispanic 89.4% 94.7% 29.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 3.7% 1.3% 10.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.0% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 77.0% 84.7% 36.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 67.9% 75.3% 31.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.1% 9.3% 4.7%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 52,477 8,908,520
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 39,493.8 1,207
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.0% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 15.6% 18.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 41.6% 32.0%
45-64 YEARS OLD 23.5% 27.9%
65 OR OLDER 12.4% 15.5%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 19,646 3,213,362
Single Parent Households With Children 15.4% 9.9%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 74.5% 89.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 29.1% 38.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 11.3% 22.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 10.7% 17.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.9% 12.1%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.4% 14.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 17.8% 13.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 16.0% 11.0%
$15,000 or less 12.9% 8.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,425 $83,274,900 49.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $2,260 $18,052,880 10.8%
Staff $836 $6,677,968 4.0%
General Administration $279 $2,228,652 1.3%
School Administration $647 $5,168,236 3.1%
Operation $1,444 $11,534,672 6.9%
Transportation $229 $1,829,252 1.1%
Other $481 $3,842,228 2.3%
Total Support $6,176 $49,333,888 29.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,414 $35,259,032 21.0%
Total Expenditures $21,016 $167,875,808 100.0%
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%