Data Visualizations

ELC maintains an extensive database of education indicators for the state of New Jersey. Spanning twenty years, the database incorporates statistics on significant education topics, including school funding, student demographics, student performance, the teaching workforce, and community context. Click on the links below for access to interactive, longitudinal data.

  • Student Demographics: statewide, district, and school-level data on racial/ethnic composition, free/reduced price lunch eligibility, and English learners.
  • School Funding Data: state and district summaries of funding relative to the NJ’s school finance formula; need-adjusted, per pupil funding comparisons by district.
  • Preschool Data: enrollment data for former Abbott and non-Abbott districts. 

Interactive Reports

ELC produces numerous reports and policy briefs based on information in the database. Interactive reports are available below. Additional reports are available on the Publications page.