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46%
  • Passaic Arts And Science Charter School
  • 7 St. Francis Way, Passaic
  • Passaic Arts and Science Charter School
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 536
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
29%
  • Thomas Jefferson School # 1
  • 390 Van Houten Ave., Passaic
  • Passaic City School District
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 793
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
26%
  • Mario Drago School # 3
  • 155 Van Houten Ave., Passaic
  • Passaic City School District
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 738
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 10:1
26%
  • Daniel F. Ryan Elementary School # 19
  • 320 Highland Ave., Passaic
  • Passaic City School District
  • Grades: 2 - 6 · Students: 718
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
24%
  • Etta Gero School # 9
  • 140 First St., Passaic
  • Passaic City School District
  • Grades: 3 - 6 · Students: 732
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
22%
  • Theodore Roosevelt School # 10
  • 151 Harrison St., Passaic
  • Passaic City School District
  • Grades: 2 - 6 · Students: 797
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
20%
  • School # 5
  • 168 Monroe St., Passaic
  • Passaic City School District
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 377
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
19%
  • Lincoln Middle School # 4
  • 291 Lafayette Ave., Passaic
  • Passaic City School District
  • Grades: 7 - 8 · Students: 1,941
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
18%
  • William B. Cruise Memorial School # 11
  • 390 Gregory Ave., Passaic
  • Passaic City School District
  • Grades: 1 - 6 · Students: 1,260
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
18%
  • Martin Luther King Jr. School # 6
  • 85 Hamilton Ave., Passaic
  • Passaic City School District
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 1,043
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
10%
  • Passaic High School # 12
  • 170 Paulison Ave., Passaic
  • Passaic City School District
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 2,940
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
0%
  • Hope Academy
  • 226 Harrison Street, Passaic
  • Passaic County Educational Services Commission
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 56
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 6:1
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  • School # 17
  • 95-99 Dayton Ave., Passaic
  • Passaic City School District
  • Grades: PK - 1 · Students: 462
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
n/a
  • Casimir Pulaski School # 8
  • 100 Fourth St., Passaic
  • Passaic City School District
  • Grades: PK - 2 · Students: 385
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 11:1
n/a
  • Ulysses S. Grant School # 7
  • 155 Summer St., Passaic
  • Passaic City School District
  • Grades: PK - 1 · Students: 363
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
n/a
  • School # 2
  • 48 Bergen St., Passaic
  • Passaic City School District
  • Grades: KG - 2 · Students: 201
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
n/a
  • School # 16
  • 657 Main Av., Passaic
  • Passaic City School District
  • Grades: PK - KG · Students: 381
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 9:1
n/a
  • Vincent Capuana School # 15
  • 374 Broadway, Passaic
  • Passaic City School District
  • Grades: PK - PK · Students: 56
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 3:1
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Passaic school information

IndexPassaicNew JerseyNational
Average Test Scores21%43%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:113:116:1
Total public schools181,60479,221
Total private schools1382324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1577,963
The Passaic, NJ educational system consists of 18 public schools, 13 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Passaic public schools have average test scores of 21% which is 51% lower than than the New Jersey average and 57% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Passaic public schools is 13:1, compared to 13:1 in New Jersey and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 69.7% of students have completed 8th grade, 63.9% have completed high school, 14.9% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.4% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Passaic

IndexPassaicNew JerseyNational
Completed 8th grade69.7%87.5%84.3%
Completed high school63.9%86.3%83.0%
Completed some college30.8%60.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree18.2%43.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors14.9%37.5%30.3%
Completed masters4.9%14.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.4%4.0%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.5%1.5%1.3%

Passaic, NJ School Districts

Passaic City School District

There are a total of 18 public schools, 13 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Passaic. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Passaic, NJ schools is 21%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Passaic, NJ, an average of 69.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 63.9% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Passaic schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Passaic, NJ schools.

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Orangeburg, NY4,19299%100%
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Closter, NJ8,65083%68%
Saddle River, NJ3,24180%62%
Passaic, NJ70,53621%57%

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Framingham, MA70,74359%19%
Ellicott City, MD70,78067%36%
Passaic, NJ70,53621%57%
Source: The Passaic, NJ education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.
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