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Paterson Public Schools

  • Schools
    61
  • Students
    26,200
  • Teachers
    2,021

Paterson Public Schools is a public school district in New Jersey. They serve 26,200 students across 61 schools, and its teachers have had 4,025 projects funded on DonorsChoose.

  • Contact Paterson 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data is sourced from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) annual survey process, so apologies if it's out of date!

  • (973) 321-1000
  • 90 Delaware Ave
  • Paterson, NJ-1804
  • Website

Paterson Public Schools Students

81%
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
88%
of its student body are Black, Latino, 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.

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

Paterson Public Schools had a total revenue of $618.6 million in the 2016-17 school year. 8.0% came from local sources, 83.5% from state sources, and 8.5% from federal sources.

Paterson Public Schools had a per-pupil revenue of $23,610 per pupil in the 2016-17 school year. 8.0% came from local sources, 83.5% from state sources, and 8.5% from federal sources.

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

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Paterson Public Schools Support on DonorsChoose Last updated Dec 2, 2022

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Paterson Public Schools

$2.2 million
raised using DonorsChoose
4,025
projects funded
886
teachers funded
8,895
donors
390
projects for basic supplies
817
projects for technology
409
projects for books
196
projects for art supplies

Paterson Public Schools has received support from 5,526 individuals from New Jersey and 3,369 individuals out-of-state.

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Paterson Public Schools Schools

14th Ave Early Learning Center School of Info Technology Alexander Hamilton Academy Joseph A Taub School Charles J Riley School 9 Culinary Arts High School - Eastside Dale Avenue Elementary School Rev Dr Frank Napier Junior School Dr Hani Awadallah Elementary School Dr. Hani Awadallah School Eastside High School Edward W Kilpatrick Elementary School Elementary School 10 Elementary School 12 Elementary School 13 Elementary School 14 Elementary School 15 Elementary School 16 Elementary School 18 Elementary School 19 Elementary School 2 Elementary School 20 Elementary School 21 Elementary School 24 Elementary School 25 Elementary School 26 Elementary School 27 Elementary School 28 Elementary School 29 Elementary School 3 Elementary School 5 Senator Frank Lautenberg School 6 Paterson Public Elementary School 7 Elementary School 8 G Morgan Academy Trans & Engineer Alonzo Moody Academy HARP Academy Harp Academy of Health Science International High School School of Architect & Construct John F. Kennedy High School Dr M L King Junior Elementry School New Roberto Clemente School Norman S Weir Elementary School Academy of Earth & Space - Panther Urban Leadership Academy Paterson Adult and Continuing Education Paterson - Ascs Middle High School Paterson Charter School for Science and Technology Middle High School Paterson Great Falls YouthBuild Paterson Public School #10 Roberto Clemente Elementary School Rosa Parks School - Fine Perf Arts School of Education & Training - JFK Renaissance 1 School - Humanities School of Business & Technical - JFK Silk City 2000 Academy Stars Academy JFK High School YMCA of Paterson Young Mens Leadership Academy
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