Clifton Ave Grade School

625 Clifton Ave,

Lakewood, NJ, 08701-2808

Tel: (732)905-3650
Grades: PK-6

888 students

Clifton Ave Grade School serves 888 students in grades PK-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 49%.
Clifton Ave Grade School operates within the Lakewood Township School District.

Overview

The student population of 888 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 65 teachers has grown by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 888 students
Clifton Ave Grade School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 65 teachers
Clifton Ave Grade School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Clifton Ave Grade School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.43 is less than the state average of 0.92. 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 (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
9%
Clifton Ave Grade School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
74%
23%
Clifton Ave Grade School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
15%
17%
Clifton Ave Grade School Black (1988-2012)
White
8%
51%
Clifton Ave Grade School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Clifton Ave Grade School Sch Ethnicity Clifton Ave Grade 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.
0.43 0.92
Clifton Ave Grade 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.
82%
29%
Clifton Ave Grade 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.
5%
6%
Clifton Ave Grade School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,251 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Lakewood Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
2
Number of Students Managed 5,251 983
Lakewood Township School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $137 MM $20 MM
Lakewood Township School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $132 MM $19 MM
Lakewood Township School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $26,843 $20,414
Lakewood Township School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $25,887 $19,395
Lakewood Township 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 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 Students Grades
  • Lakewood Ella G Clarke Elementary School
    455 Manetta Ave
    Lakewood , NJ , 08701
    (732)905-3620
    0.9  mi  |  820  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Lakewood Lakewood High School
    855 Somerset Ave
    Lakewood , NJ , 08701
    (732)905-3502
    1.1  mi  |  1055  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Lakewood Lakewood Middle School
    755 Somerset Ave
    Lakewood , NJ , 08701
    (732)905-3600
    1.1  mi  |  637  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Lakewood Spruce Street Elementary School
    90 Spruce St
    Lakewood , NJ , 08701
    (732)905-3660
    1.7  mi  |  842  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Lakewood Oak Street Elementary School
    75 Oak St
    Lakewood , NJ , 08701
    (732)905-3670
    2.1  mi  |  1009  students  |  Gr.  PK-6

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