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Elizabeth Public Schools

Contact data is sourced from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) annual survey process, so apologies if it's out of date!
  • (908) 436-5000
  • 500 N Broad St
  • Elizabeth, NJ-3302
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About this district

Elizabeth Public Schools is a public school district in New Jersey. They serve 27,510 students across 40 schools, and its teachers have had 917 projects funded on DonorsChoose.

  • Schools
    40
  • Students
    27,510
  • Teachers
    2,102

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Elizabeth Public Schools Demographics

81%
of students receive free or reduced price lunch Data about students' economic need comes from the National Center for Education Statistics, via our partners at MDR Education. Learn more.
Source: the National Center for Education Statistics
86%
of students are Black, Latino, Native American, or Asian Data about school demographics comes from the National Center for Education Statistics, via our partners at MDR Education. The numbers in this chart may not add up to 100% because of limitations in the available data.

Schools in districts that mainly serve students of color receive substantially less state and local support than similar districts that serve primarily White students. Learn more about this gap, why it exists, and how you can help close it.

Elizabeth Public Schools Funding Data from the NCES School District Finance Survey

Elizabeth Public Schools had a total revenue of $588.9 million in the 2016-17 school year. 11.4% came from local sources, 82.0% from state sources, and 6.6% from federal sources.

Elizabeth Public Schools had a per-pupil revenue of $21,406 per pupil in the 2016-17 school year. 11.4% came from local sources, 82.0% from state sources, and 6.6% from federal sources.

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

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Elizabeth Public Schools Support on DonorsChoose Last updated Apr 12, 2024

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Elizabeth Public Schools

$680,037
raised using DonorsChoose
917
projects funded
236
teachers funded
2,249
donors
77
projects for basic supplies
122
projects for technology
98
projects for books
82
projects for art supplies

Elizabeth Public Schools has received support from 1,336 individuals from New Jersey and 913 individuals out-of-state.