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170 Paulison Ave

Passaic, NJ 07055

(973) 470-5600

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 2,925

Students Per Teacher: 12

Parent Reviews

9 Parent Reviews for Passaic High School

They need to put cameras in the hallways, classrooms and bathrooms (not stalls), then it would be a good school. Also, the guidance counselors need to supply more practical information to the students.

Posted by a other on 11/21/12

I am an alumnus of Passaic High School. I graduated in 2006, and I am currently on the road to become a physician. I can honestly say that Passaic High School did not adequately prepare me for undergraduate coursework. When I entered Rutgers University, I was in the same class as students who had the ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 02/19/10

I'm only a freshman right now, but Passaic HighSchool is a perfectly fine place to be. I don't see why it would be one of the worsts schools. The teachers and other adults treat you like family- although sometimes they may have attitudes (watch out for those secretaries!), but they're nice. If you focus ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 11/25/09

passaic high school is a great place for students. they learn to be a independent and its filled with different kind's of cultures.

Posted by a parent on 08/05/08

Passaic high school is a great school in which one can learn alot. I beleive that this school has so much to offer and it depands on an individual to take the advantage of what the school offers. I have only been in this school for 1 1/2 year but I have no major complaints about it. Yes, there are some ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 03/18/08

I love this school it is so much fun and interactive its a very good school

Posted by a student on 03/10/08

I am a proud parent of a Passaic High School student. I can honestly say that the school is what the student makes of it. Passaic has a lot to offer for those students that are goal oriented and seek to better themselves. Passaic High has excellent teachers, coaches, staff and a great Principal. To all ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/21/05

Currently I am a 17 year old Mexican-American female student attending Passaic High School.Personally speaking I don't think Passaic High School is a really bad school compared to others of sorrounding towns. It really is not as bad as people make it to be. If your a good student with goals and ambitions ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 01/16/05

This school is not safe at all. I've been put in situations where I had to watch for the safety of my life. The teachers don't care and it is too overcrowed. When I was in that school, the population was about 6,000.

Posted by a former student on 09/17/04

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Test scores for Passaic High School

HSPA* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Passaic High School
Passaic City School District
New Jersey
* In 2011-2012 New Jersey used the High School Proficiency Assessment (HSPA) to test students in grade 11 in language arts literacy and math. The HSPA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New Jersey. Students are required to pass the HSPA in order to graduate. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

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Passaic schools — Passaic High School is located at 170 Paulison Ave, Passaic NJ 07055. 170 Paulison Ave is in the 07055 ZIP code in Passaic, NJ The school district for Passaic High School is the Passaic City School District. Passaic High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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