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
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 78 teachers
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
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
11%
9%
Hispanic
71%
24%
Black
6%
17%
White
10%
49%
Two or more races
1%
1%
All Ethnic Groups
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
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%
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%

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
District Total Revenue $673 MM $20 MM
District Spending $665 MM $19 MM
District Revenue / Student $24,189 $20,414
District Spending / Student $23,883 $19,395
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 William L Dickinson 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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  • 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
    0.5 mi | 848 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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