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Public School

Dr Maya Angelou PS 20

  • Grades Served
    Pre-K - 5
  • Students
    809
  • Teachers
    42

Dr Maya Angelou PS 20 is a public school in Jersey City, New Jersey that is part of Jersey City Public School District. It serves 809 students in Pre-K - 5 with a student/teacher ratio of 19.3:1. Its teachers have had 58 projects funded on DonorsChoose.

  • Contact Dr Maya Angelou PS 20 Contact info is sourced from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) annual survey process, so apologies if it's out of date!

  • (201) 369-2630
  • 239 Ocean Avenue
  • Jersey City, NJ 07305
  • Website

Dr Maya Angelou PS 20 Students

74%
of students receive free or reduced price lunch We receive data about students' economic need from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) based on the Free or Reduced Price Lunch scale. Learn more.
Source: the National Center for Education Statistics
89%
of its student body are Black, Latinx, Native American, or Asian Numbers may not add up to 100 due to NCES survey limitations.

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.

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Dr Maya Angelou PS 20 Support on DonorsChoose Last updated Jan 16, 2022

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$41,067
raised using DonorsChoose
58
projects funded
16
teachers funded
203
donors
13
projects for technology
17
projects for books
1
project for art supplies

Dr Maya Angelou PS 20 has received support from 157 individuals from New Jersey and 46 individuals out-of-state.

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