Charles E. Trefurt School

Charles E. Trefurt School serves 812 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 51%.
Charles E. Trefurt School operates within the Jersey City School District.

Overview

The student population of 812 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 78 teachers has grown by 30% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 812 students
Charles E. Trefurt School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 78 teachers
Charles E. Trefurt School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.47 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1 12:1
Charles E. Trefurt School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Charles E. Trefurt School American Indian (1988-2008)
Asian
11%
9%
Charles E. Trefurt School Asian (1988-2013)
Hispanic
71%
24%
Charles E. Trefurt School Hispanic (1988-2013)
Black
6%
17%
Charles E. Trefurt School Black (1988-2013)
White
10%
49%
Charles E. Trefurt School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
1%
1%
All Ethnic Groups Charles E. Trefurt School Sch 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.
0.47 0.42
Charles E. Trefurt School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
74%
31%
Charles E. Trefurt School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2013)
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.
7%
6%
Charles E. Trefurt School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 28,884 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Jersey City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
38
2
Number of Students Managed 28,884 922
Jersey City School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $673 MM $20 MM
Jersey City School District Total Revenue (1992-2009)
District Spending $665 MM $19 MM
Jersey City School District Spending (1992-2009)
District Revenue / Student $24,189 $20,414
Jersey City School District Revenue / Student (1992-2009)
District Spending / Student $23,883 $19,395
Jersey City School District Spending / Student (1992-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Hoboken High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Franklin L. Williams School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Liberty Academy Charter School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Jersey CityLiberty Academy Charter School
    Charter School
    211 Sherman Ave
    Jersey CityNJ 07307
    (201)217-6771
    Charter School

    0.4 mi | 257 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • Jersey CityChrista Mcauliffe School
    167 Hancock Ave
    Jersey CityNJ 07307
    (201)714-4360
    0.4 mi | 1003 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • HobokenThomas G. Connors Elementary School
    201 Monroe St
    HobokenNJ 07030
    (201)356-3681
    0.5 mi | 256 students | Gr. PK-7                      
  • Jersey CityFranklin L. Williams School
    222 Laidlaw Ave
    Jersey CityNJ 07306
    (201)915-6202
    0.5 mi | 802 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Jersey CityNicolaus Copernicus School
    3385 Kennedy Blvd
    Jersey CityNJ 07307
    (201)714-4340
    0.6 mi | 848 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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