Henry E Harris No 1 Elementary School

Tel: (201)858-5945
Grades: PK-8

636 students

Henry E Harris No 1 Elementary School serves 636 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Henry E Harris No 1 Elementary School operates within the Bayonne School District.

Overview

The student population of 636 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 34% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 636 students
Henry E Harris  No 1 Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Henry E Harris  No 1 Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Henry E Harris  No 1 Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.63 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 12:1
Henry E Harris  No 1 Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
9%
Henry E Harris  No 1 Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
31%
23%
Henry E Harris  No 1 Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
9%
17%
Henry E Harris  No 1 Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
52%
51%
Henry E Harris  No 1 Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Henry E Harris  No 1 Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Henry E Harris  No 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.
0.63 0.66
Henry E Harris  No 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.
45%
29%
Henry E Harris  No 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.
8%
6%
Henry E Harris  No 1 Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,418 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Bayonne School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
2
Number of Students Managed 9,418 919
Bayonne School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $145 MM $20 MM
Bayonne School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $144 MM $19 MM
Bayonne School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $16,112 $20,414
Bayonne School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,080 $19,395
Bayonne 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 Bayonne High School (1.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is New World Preparatory Charter School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 18 John G Whittier (1.5 miles away)
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Bayonne, NJ public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.65, which is higher than the New Jersey average of 0.41. The most diverse school in Bayonne is Woodrow Wilson No 10 Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Jersey or national school diversity statistics.