Charles E. Trefurt School

Charles E. Trefurt School serves 815 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the NJ average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 51%.
Charles E. Trefurt School operates within the Jersey City School District.

School Overview

The student population of 815 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 69 teachers has grown by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 815 students
Charles E. Trefurt School Total Students (1989-2014)
Gender % Charles E. Trefurt School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 69 teachers
Charles E. Trefurt School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Charles E. Trefurt School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 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 12:1 13:1
Charles E. Trefurt School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
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.
0.45 0.68
Charles E. Trefurt 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.
65%
32%
Charles E. Trefurt 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.
5%
5%
Charles E. Trefurt School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2014)

District Comparison

Jersey City School District's student population of 27,571 students has decreased by 20% over five years.
The revenue/student of $24,084 is higher than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $24,511 is higher than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Jersey City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
38
2
Number of Students Managed 27,571 918
Jersey City School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $666 MM $20 MM
Jersey City School District District Total Revenue (1992-2012)
District Spending $678 MM $20 MM
Jersey City School District District Spending (1992-2012)
District Revenue / Student $24,084 $19,116
Jersey City School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2012)
District Spending / Student $24,511 $19,190
Jersey City School District District Spending / Student (1995-2012)
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 Hoboken Junior Senior High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Franklin L. Williams School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Christa Mcauliffe School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Jersey CityChrista Mcauliffe School
    Grades: PK-8 | 997 students
    0.4 miles
    167 Hancock Ave
    Jersey CityNJ 07307
    (201)714-4360
    0.4PK-8997
  • Jersey CityFranklin L. Williams School
    Grades: 6-8 | 918 students
    0.5 miles
    222 Laidlaw Ave
    Jersey CityNJ 07306
    (201)714-8340
    0.56-8918
  • Jersey CityNicolaus Copernicus School
    Grades: PK-5 | 832 students
    0.5 miles
    3385 Kennedy Blvd
    Jersey CityNJ 07307
    (201)714-4340
    0.5PK-5832
  • HobokenThomas G. Connors Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 256 students
    0.5 miles
    201 Monroe St
    HobokenNJ 07030
    (201)356-3681
    0.5PK-6256
  • HobokenHoboken Dual Language Charter SchoolCharter School
    Grades: KG-5 | 246 students
    0.6 miles
    123 Jefferson St
    HobokenNJ 07030
    (201)427-1458
    0.6KG-5246

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