Number 5

Pre-Kindergarten - 8th Grade

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National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), Common Core Data 2008-2009.
Data contained on this page is derived from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), an agency within the U.S. Department of Education. Information is believed to be reliable, but is not guaranteed and is subject to change. At this time, MuniNetGuide is not able to update specific school data. If you have any questions or concerns about the data listed for this school – including address and phone number – please contact the NCES.
Contact and address info

Jersey City

182 Merseles St
Jersey City, NJ 7302

(201) 714-4300

Grade Sizes & Demographics

621 students attended Number 5 in the 2008-2009 school year.

There were 77 teachers on staff, giving Number 5 a student-teacher ratio of 6.8.

8th Grade - 67 Students

Number 5 8th Grade had 67 students

7th Grade - 77 Students

Number 5 7th Grade had 77 students

6th Grade - 57 Students

Number 5 6th Grade had 57 students

5th Grade - 55 Students

Number 5 5th Grade had 55 students

4th Grade - 38 Students

Number 5 4th Grade had 38 students

3rd Grade - 59 Students

Number 5 3rd Grade had 59 students

2nd Grade - 59 Students

Number 5 2nd Grade had 59 students

Kindergarten - 52 Students

Number 5 Kindergarten had 52 students

Pre-Kindergarten - 71 Students

Number 5 Pre-Kindergarten had 71 students

Latino - 68.4%

68.4% of Number 5's students are Latino

White - 6.1%

6.1% of Number 5's students are Caucasian

Black - 8.9%

8.9% of Number 5's students are of African descent

Asian - 15.6%

15.6% of Number 5's students are of Asian descent

Native American - 0.5%

0.5% of Number 5's students are Native American

Education features

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