Avon Avenue School

Avon Avenue School serves 600 students in grades KG - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the NJ average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 51%.
Avon Avenue School operates within the The Newark School District.

School Overview

The student population of 600 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 38% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 600 students
Avon Avenue School Total Students (1989-2014)
Gender % Avon Avenue School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Avon Avenue School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Avon Avenue School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less than the state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 13:1
Avon Avenue School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
5%
24%
Avon Avenue School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
95%
16%
Avon Avenue School Black Students (1989-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.10 0.68
Avon Avenue School Diversity Score (1989-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
82%
32%
Avon Avenue School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
1%
5%
Avon Avenue School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2014)

District Comparison

The Newark School District's student population of 34,976 students has decreased by 15% over five years.
The revenue/student of $27,844 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name The Newark School District
Number of Schools
Managed
72
2
Number of Students Managed 34,976 898
The Newark School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $1,098 MM n/a
The Newark School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $1,130 MM n/a
The Newark School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $27,844 n/a
The Newark School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2010)
District Spending / Student $28,642 n/a
The Newark School District District Spending / Student (1992-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Fast Track Success Academy (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Fast Track Success Academy (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Early Childhood Academy Of Excellence (0.3 miles away)
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  • NewarkEarly Childhood Academy Of Excellence
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    0.3 miles
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    NewarkNJ 07106
    (973)733-6973
    0.3PK136
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    0.4 miles
    190 Muhammad Ali Ave
    NewarkNJ 07108
    (973)424-4391
    0.46-12150
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    Grades: 9-12 | 40 students
    0.4 miles
    190 Muhammad Ali Ave
    NewarkNJ 07108
    (973)733-8326
    0.49-1240
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    Grades: PK-8 | 367 students
    0.5 miles
    388 Bergen St
    NewarkNJ 07103
    (973)733-6944
    0.5PK-8367
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    Grades: 6-7 | 129 students
    0.5 miles
    123 Muhammad Ali Ave
    NewarkNJ 07108
    (973)733-1234
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