Passaic Public School #16 is a unique building. There are six floors with a rooftop playground. There are 35 classrooms, consisting of 24 pre-kindergarten classrooms, 6 kindergarten classrooms and 5 special education classrooms. All of the teachers are highly qualified and provide the best possible education for the students. Our activities promote academic success and positive behavior. The staff meets regularly to discuss data, student work, and to use effective research- based teaching practices. The students are carefully monitored to insure productivity and results. Instruction addresses learning styles and multiple intelligences. The staff of School No. 16 creates lifelong readers, instills the love of learning, and builds confidence and respect.