School 28



School 28 Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

School 28 Students by Grade
PK 56
K 75
1 86
2 12
3 20
4 21
5 36
6 39
7 38
8 51
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 58

School 28 is a public elementary school located in Paterson, NJ in the Paterson Public School District. It enrolls 492 students in grades 1st through 12th. School 28 is the 504th largest public school in New Jersey and the 22,704th largest nationally. It has 11.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 492
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 43
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 22,704th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New Jersey: 504th out of 1,586
Student/Teacher Rank in New Jersey: 557th out of 1,572
Full Time Teacher Rank in New Jersey: 403rd out of 1,572

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School 28 Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 269
(55%)
9,768
(51%)
 Female 223
(45%)
9,348
(49%)

School 28 Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 281
(57%)
13,433
(70%)
 Black 147
(30%)
3,766
(20%)
 Asian 31
(6%)
733
(4%)
 Two or More 16
(3%)
345
(2%)
 White 16
(3%)
808
(4%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
21
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
10
(0%)

School 28 Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 341
(69%)
13,547
(71%)
 Not Eligible 130
(26%)
4,940
(26%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 21
(4%)
629
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,546 ranked schools in New Jersey, School 28 is ranked 260th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of School 28 students on free and reduced lunch assistance (73.6%) 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.

School 28 Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 487
2006 481
2007 488
2008 493
2009 488
2010 525
2011 474
2012 248
2013 297
2014 525
2015 492

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 8.9
2006 10
2007 15.2
2008 9.1
2009 14.4
2010 15.9
2011 15.6
2012 6.9
2013 7.1
2014 11.4
2015 11.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.82340862422998
2006 0.81496881496882
2007 0.86475409836066
2008 0.96551724137931
2009 0.95081967213115
2010 0.95809523809524
2011 0.91983122362869
2012 0.93951612903226
2013 0.83838383838384
2014 0.072380952380952
2015 0.73577235772358

Compare School 28 to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,140.0% 11.4:1
 
1,141.1% 11.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 40.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 73.6%
 

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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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