Number 1 Elementary School

6129 Madison St,

West New York, NJ, 07093-1512

Tel: (201)553-4025
Grades: KG-6

671 students

Number 1 Elementary School serves 671 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 49%.
Number 1 Elementary School operates within the West New York School District.

Overview

The student population of 671 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 59 teachers has grown by 18% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 671 students
Number 1 Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 59 teachers
Number 1 Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Number 1 Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 12:1
Number 1 Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
9%
Number 1 Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
95%
23%
Number 1 Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
n/a
17%
Number 1 Elementary School Black (1988-2010)
White
2%
51%
Number 1 Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Number 1 Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Number 1 Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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 0.41
Number 1 Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
73%
29%
Number 1 Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2012)
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.
10%
6%
Number 1 Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,805 students has grown by 8% over five years.
School District Name West New York School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
2
Number of Students Managed 7,805 983
West New York School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $122 MM $20 MM
West New York School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $123 MM $19 MM
West New York School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $16,885 $20,414
West New York School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $17,041 $19,395
West New York School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Memorial High School (0.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is West New York Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lincoln No 5 Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • North Bergen Lincoln No 5 Elementary School
    1206 63rd St
    North Bergen , NJ , 07047
    (201)295-2856
    0.3  mi  |  1586  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • West New York Number 4 Elementary School
    317 66th St
    West New York , NJ , 07093
    (201)553-4200
    0.4  mi  |  715  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • West New York Harry L Bain Elementary School
    6200 Broadway
    West New York , NJ , 07093
    (201)553-4035
    0.4  mi  |  836  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • West New York Number 3 Elementary School
    5401 Polk St
    West New York , NJ , 07093
    (201)553-4055
    0.4  mi  |  483  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • West New York West New York Middle School
    201 57th St
    West New York , NJ , 07093
    (201)553-4160
    0.5  mi  |  903  students  |  Gr.  7-8

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