Don Bosco Academy



Don Bosco Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Don Bosco Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 90
7 183
8 301
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 31

Don Bosco Academy is a public elementary school located in Paterson, NJ in the Paterson Public School District. It enrolls 605 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 16.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 605
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 37

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Don Bosco Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 311
(51%)
9,768
(51%)
 Female 294
(49%)
9,348
(49%)

Don Bosco Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 340
(56%)
13,433
(70%)
 Asian 152
(25%)
733
(4%)
 Black 91
(15%)
3,766
(20%)
 White 13
(2%)
808
(4%)
 Two or More 9
(1%)
345
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
10
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
21
(0%)

Don Bosco Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 448
(74%)
13,547
(71%)
 Not Eligible 140
(23%)
4,940
(26%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 17
(3%)
629
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Don Bosco Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (76.9%) is significantly higher than the state average of 40.5%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Don Bosco Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2013 721
2014 592
2015 605

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2013 18.7
2014 15.2
2015 16.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2013 0.93342579750347
2014 0.047297297297297
2015 0.76859504132231

Compare Don Bosco Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,141.1% 11.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,640.0% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 40.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 76.9%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Don Bosco Academy
Paterson, NJ
Public 06 - 08 605 16.4:1  
School 2
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Public KG - 08 561 10.9:1 1 miles
Community Charter School of Paterson
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Public KG - 08 895 49.7:1 1 miles
John P. Holland Charter School
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Public KG - 08 192 12.8:1 1 miles
School 19
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Public PK - 04 556 15:1 1 miles
School 14
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Public KG - 04 228 13.4:1 1 miles
St Gerard Majella School
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Private PK - 08 175 16:1 1 miles
School 29
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Public KG - 04 300 14:1 1 miles
School 27
Paterson, NJ
Public KG - 07 816 14.6:1 1 miles
School 5
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Public KG - 06 774 14.3:1 1 miles
School 7
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Public 05 - 08 255 11.6:1 1 miles
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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