Maywood Avenue School

Maywood Avenue School serves 516 students in grades 4-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 51%.
Maywood Avenue School operates within the Maywood Board Of Education School District.

Overview

The student population of 516 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 4-8
Total Students 516 students
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.63 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 14:1 12:1
Asian
11%
9%
Hispanic
27%
24%
Black
9%
17%
White
53%
49%
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.
0.63 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.
20%
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.
5%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 957 students has grown by 6% over five years.
School District Name Maywood Board Of Education School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
2
Number of Students Managed 957 922
District Total Revenue $18 MM $20 MM
District Spending $18 MM $19 MM
District Revenue / Student $19,597 $20,414
District Spending / Student $19,697 $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 South Bergen Jointure Commission (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is South Bergen Jointure Commission (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is South Bergen Jointure Commission (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • MaywoodSouth Bergen Jointure Commission
    Special Education School
    404 Maywood Ave
    MaywoodNJ 07607
    (201)845-8818
    Special Education School

    0.1 mi | 112 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • HackensackNellie K. Parker Elementary School
    261 Maple Hill Dr
    HackensackNJ 07601
    (201)646-8020
    0.6 mi | 567 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • MaywoodMemorial Elementary School
    764 Grant Ave
    MaywoodNJ 07607
    (201)845-9113
    0.7 mi | 441 students | Gr. PK-3                      
  • Rochelle ParkMidland School #1
    300 Rochelle Ave
    Rochelle ParkNJ 07662
    (201)843-3120
    0.8 mi | 442 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • HackensackFairmount Elementary School
    105 Grand Ave
    HackensackNJ 07601
    (201)646-7890
    1 mi | 672 students | Gr. PK-4                      

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