Paterson School District

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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3335 Church St
Paterson, NJ 07505
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PH: (973) 321-0980
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yellow arrow Grades PK-12 & ungraded
yellow arrow 1,100 students
yellow arrow 51 schools
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Roberto Clemente Elementary School

I have been teaching over a decade at this school and am shocked and disheartened by th...

Posted 71 days ago

Roberto Clemente Elementary School

This school is one of the worst. I have witnessed teachers yell at the kids and tell th...

Posted 81 days ago

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