Passaic City Public Schools

Know your school choice options in New Jersey.

In New Jersey districts have the option of allowing students to transfer to schools in a neighboring district (called interdistrict choice). The state has also initiated a five-year pilot program to voluntarily establish 21 choice districts, with one per county. Students within a 20-mile radius of a choice district can apply to attend its schools. Children can also attend charter schools. Low-income students are eligible for scholarship funding to attend private schools.

Under the federal No Child Left Behind law, students attending a Title I school designated as "in need of improvement" have the right to attend a higher performing school in the district.
GreatSchools Rating: 2 out of 10. GreatSchools Ratings are based on test results. 10 is best.
This district's rating is based on its schools' test results; 10 is best.
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101 Passaic Ave.
Passaic, NJ 07055
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PH: (973) 470-5500
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yellow arrow Grades PK-12
yellow arrow 13,136 students
yellow arrow 16 schools
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Number 1, Thomas Jefferson Elementary School

Mr. Naji is the leader and change agent that Jefferson School #1 needs. The school pro...

Posted 3 days ago

Number 15 - Vincent Capuana

Our child had a great start in Kindergarten year . We had Mrs Larsson - a greatest tea...

Posted 21 days ago

Number 3, Mario J Drago

These is a great school my son didn't read and writes in the beginning of the school ye...

Posted 33 days ago

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