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Prospect Park School No. 1 (leave a review)
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+1 (973) 790-7909

94 Brown Avenue

Prospect Park, New Jersey

07508

About Prospect Park School No. 1
Prekindergarten - 8th Grade

Prospect Park School No. 1 is located in the Prospect Park Public School District of the state of New Jersey. It is the only school in its district.

A relatively large school, it has an enrolment of 914 students from Prekindergarten to 8th Grade and is classified as a regular school.

The number of teachers at Prospect Park School No. 1 has remained static in recent years, and you can see from the pyramid chart on this page that the pupil population has lately remained static.

The average teacher's salary is $67,755, which is lower than the New Jersey state average of $68,978.

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Students by Year Group
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Prospect Park School No. 1
Funding

Funding per pupil

$16,048

Title I eligible school

Targeted assistance program

Title I provides extra money to schools that have a large number of students from low income families. Roughly 50,000 schools receive money through Title I.

Free lunches

510

Reduced price lunches

33

The National School Lunch Program (NSLP) provides free and reduced price meals for students. In 2016, 30.4 million children received meals through the program.

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Nearby Schools Compared
SchoolNumber of pupilsFunding per pupilPupil teacher ratioAverage teacher salaryDiversity index
Passaic County-Manchester Regional High School865$18,22913.07$96,0350.58
Norman S Weir301$23,13310.75$62,5730.57
Alternative High School246$10,4914.92$64,1280.53
Community Charter School of Paterson895$8,60949.72$54,7370.5
Lincoln Middle School584$15,74812.29$69,4130.5
Memorial Middle School485$21,09410.61$86,7630.57

Passaic County-Manchester Regional High School

Number of pupils865
Funding per pupil$18,229
Pupil teacher ratio13.07
Average teacher salary$96,035
Diversity index0.58

Norman S Weir

Number of pupils301
Funding per pupil$23,133
Pupil teacher ratio10.75
Average teacher salary$62,573
Diversity index0.57

Alternative High School

Number of pupils246
Funding per pupil$10,491
Pupil teacher ratio4.92
Average teacher salary$64,128
Diversity index0.53

Community Charter School of Paterson

Number of pupils895
Funding per pupil$8,609
Pupil teacher ratio49.72
Average teacher salary$54,737
Diversity index0.5

Lincoln Middle School

Number of pupils584
Funding per pupil$15,748
Pupil teacher ratio12.29
Average teacher salary$69,413
Diversity index0.5

Memorial Middle School

Number of pupils485
Funding per pupil$21,094
Pupil teacher ratio10.61
Average teacher salary$86,763
Diversity index0.57
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Nearest Schools
School nameDistance
Passaic County-Manchester Regional High School0.6 miles
Norman S Weir1.16 miles
Alternative High School1.19 miles
Community Charter School of Paterson1.4 miles
Lincoln Middle School1.68 miles
Memorial Middle School1.77 miles
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Rankings within New Jersey
There are 2603 schools in New Jersey.
321stlargest school
333rdhighest number of FTE teachers
1611stlowest pupil-teacher ratio
1325thhighest average teaching salary
588thhighest proportion of free lunch eligible pupils
1405thhighest proportion of reduced-price lunch eligible pupils
1337thhighest diversity index
879thhighest funding per pupil
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Student Ethnicity
EthnicityNumber of students
Black135
White95
Hispanic647
Two or more races7
Asian or Asian Pacific Islander21
American Indian or Aslaskan Native0
Hawaiian Native or Pacific Islander9

Out of 914 students, with a diversity index of 0.47

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Minimum Instructional Days and Hours

Prekindergarten: 2.5 hours

1st Grade - 8th Grade: 4 hours

Kindergarten: 180 days

1st Grade - 11th Grade: 180 days

12th Grade: 180 days

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*All data shown corresponds to the 2015-16 academic year unless otherwise stated.