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Passaic City School District

Passaic City School District
101 Passaic Avenue
Passaic, NJ 07055
District information
Grades pre-K to 12
Superintendent Pablo Muñoz
Business administrator Erlinda R. Arellano
Schools 16
Affiliation(s) Former Abbott district
Students and staff
Enrollment 13,136 (as of 2011-12)[1]
Faculty 1,011.8 FTEs
Student-teacher ratio 12.98:1
Other information
District Factor Group A
Website .us.nj.k12.passaic-citywww

Passaic City School District is a comprehensive community public school district located in Passaic, New Jersey, United States, serving students in pre-Kindergarten through twelfth grade. The district is one of 31 former Abbott districts statewide,[3] which are now referred to as "SDA Districts" based on the requirement for the state to cover all costs for school building and renovation projects in these districts under the supervision of the New Jersey Schools Development Authority.[4][5]

As of the 2011-12 school year, the district's 16 schools had an enrollment of 13,136 students and 1,011.8 classroom teachers (on an FTE basis), for a student–teacher ratio of 12.98:1.[1]

The district is classified by the socioeconomic characteristics of the local districts. From lowest socioeconomic status to highest, the categories are A, B, CD, DE, FG, GH, I and J.[6]

Contents

  • Schools 1
  • Administration 2
  • References 3
  • External links 4

Schools

Schools in the district (with 2011-12 enrollment data from the National Center for Education Statistics[7]) are:[8][9][10]

Preschools
  • Vincent Capuana School No. 15[11] (209 students; grade K)
  • Passaic School No. 16[12] (500; PreK-K)
  • Passaic School No. 17[13] (377; PreK-K)
Elementary schools
  • Jefferson School No. 1[14] (739; 1-6)
  • Washington School No. 2[15] (233; K-2)
  • Mario Drago School No. 3 (formerly Franklin School No. 3)[16] (963; PreK-6)
  • School No. 5[17] (332; 4-6)
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. School No. 6[18] (1,143; PreK-6)
  • Grant School No. 7[19] (283; PreK-2)
  • Casimir Pulaski School No. 8[20] (541; K-3)
  • Etta Gero School No. 9[21] (718; 3-6)
  • Theodore Roosevelt School No. 10[22] (761; K-4)
  • William B. Cruise Memorial School No. 11[23] (1,332; 1-6)
  • Daniel F. Ryan School No. 19[24] (705; PreK-5)
Middle school
  • Abraham Lincoln Middle School No. 4[25] (1,702; 7-8)
High school

Administration

Core members of the district's administration are:[27]

  • Pablo Muñoz, Superintendent[28]
  • Erlinda R. Arellano, Business Administrator / Board Secretary[29]

References

  1. ^ a b District information for Passaic School District, National Center for Education Statistics. Accessed September 21, 2014.
  2. ^ Taxpayers' Guide to Education Spending April 2013, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed April 15, 2013.
  3. ^ Abbott Districts, New Jersey Department of Education, backed up by the Internet Archive as of May 15, 2009. Accessed September 22, 2013.
  4. ^ What are SDA Districts?, New Jersey Schools Development Authority. Accessed September 22, 2013. "SDA Districts are 31 special-needs school districts throughout New Jersey. They were formerly known as Abbott Districts, based on the Abbott v. Burke case in which the New Jersey Supreme Court ruled that the State must provide 100 percent funding for all school renovation and construction projects in special-needs school districts.... The districts were renamed after the elimination of the Abbott designation through passage of the state’s new School Funding Formula in January 2008."
  5. ^ SDA Districts, New Jersey Schools Development Authority. Accessed September 22, 2013.
  6. ^ NJ Department of Education District Factor Groups (DFG) for School Districts, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed September 21, 2014.
  7. ^ School Data for the Passaic City School District, National Center for Education Statistics. Accessed September 21, 2014.
  8. ^ Schools, Passaic City Schools. Accessed September 22, 2013.
  9. ^ New Jersey School Directory for the Passaic Public Schools, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed September 22, 2013.
  10. ^ Passaic County 2014-15 Public School Directory, Passaic County, New Jersey. Accessed January 27, 2015.
  11. ^ Vincent Capuana School No. 15, Passaic City Schools. Accessed September 22, 2013.
  12. ^ Passaic School No. 16, Passaic City Schools. Accessed September 22, 2013.
  13. ^ Passaic School No. 17, Passaic City Schools. Accessed September 22, 2013.
  14. ^ Jefferson School No. 1, Passaic City Schools. Accessed September 22, 2013.
  15. ^ Washington School No. 2, Passaic City Schools. Accessed September 22, 2013.
  16. ^ Mario Drago School No. 3, Passaic City Schools. Accessed September 22, 2013.
  17. ^ School No. 5, Passaic City Schools. Accessed September 22, 2013.
  18. ^ Martin Luther King, Jr. School No. 6, Passaic City Schools. Accessed September 22, 2013.
  19. ^ Grant School No. 7, Passaic City Schools. Accessed September 22, 2013.
  20. ^ Casimir Pulaski School No. 8, Passaic City Schools. Accessed September 22, 2013.
  21. ^ Etta Gero School No. 9, Passaic City Schools. Accessed September 22, 2013.
  22. ^ Theodore Roosevelt School No. 10, Passaic City Schools. Accessed September 22, 2013.
  23. ^ William B. Cruise Memorial School No. 11, Passaic City Schools. Accessed September 22, 2013.
  24. ^ Daniel F. Ryan School No. 19, Passaic City Schools. Accessed September 22, 2013.
  25. ^ Abraham Lincoln Middle School No. 4, Passaic City Schools. Accessed September 22, 2013.
  26. ^ Passaic High School, Passaic City Schools. Accessed September 22, 2013.
  27. ^ New Jersey School Directory for Passaic County, New Jersey Department of Education. Accessed September 21, 2014.
  28. ^ Office of the Superintendent of Schools, Passaic City Schools. Accessed September 21, 2014.
  29. ^ Business Office, Passaic City Schools. Accessed September 21, 2014.

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