Clifton Ave Grade School

625 Clifton Ave

Lakewood, NJ 08701-2808

Grades: 1-6

998 students

Clifton Ave Grade School serves 998 students in grades 1-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 51%.
Clifton Ave Grade School operates within the Lakewood Township School District.

Overview

The student population of 998 students has grown by 27% over five years.
The teacher population of 70 teachers has grown by 32% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 1-6
Total Students 998 students
Clifton Ave Grade School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 70 teachers
Clifton Ave Grade School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Clifton Ave Grade School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.39 is less 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 14:1 12:1
Clifton Ave Grade School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
1%
9%
Clifton Ave Grade School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
77%
24%
Clifton Ave Grade School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
13%
17%
Clifton Ave Grade School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
9%
49%
Clifton Ave Grade School White Students (1988-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Clifton Ave Grade School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.39 0.42
Clifton Ave Grade 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.
85%
31%
Clifton Ave Grade 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.
6%
6%
Clifton Ave Grade School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,238 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $26,843 is higher than the state average of $20,414. The district revenue/student has grown by 40% over four years.
The district spending/student of $25,887 is higher than the state average of $19,395. The district spending/student has grown by 36% over four years.
School District Name Lakewood Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
2
Number of Students Managed 5,238 922
Lakewood Township School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $137 MM $20 MM
Lakewood Township School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $132 MM $19 MM
Lakewood Township School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $26,843 $20,414
Lakewood Township School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $25,887 $19,395
Lakewood Township School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Lakewood High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lakewood Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ella G Clarke Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • LakewoodElla G Clarke Elementary School
    455 Manetta Ave
    LakewoodNJ 08701
    (732)905-3620
    0.9 mi | Gr. 1-6 | 714 students                      
  • LakewoodLakewood High School
    1 Negative Reviews
    855 Somerset Ave
    LakewoodNJ 08701
    (732)905-3502
    1.1 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1040 students                      
  • LakewoodLakewood Middle School
    755 Somerset Ave
    LakewoodNJ 08701
    (732)905-3600
    1.1 mi | Gr. 7-8 | 686 students                      
  • LakewoodSpruce Street Elementary School
    90 Spruce St
    LakewoodNJ 08701
    (732)905-3660
    1.7 mi | Gr. KG | 695 students                      
  • LakewoodOak Street Elementary School
    75 Oak St
    LakewoodNJ 08701
    (732)905-3670
    2.1 mi | Gr. 2-6 | 1105 students                      

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