Avon Avenue School

Avon Avenue School serves 563 students in grades KG-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 51%.
Avon Avenue School operates within the The Newark School District.

Overview

The student population of 563 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has grown by 23% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 563 students
Avon Avenue School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Avon Avenue School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Avon Avenue School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 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 12:1 12:1
Avon Avenue School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
5%
24%
Avon Avenue School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
95%
17%
Avon Avenue School Black Students (1988-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Avon Avenue 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.
0.10 0.42
Avon Avenue 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.
89%
31%
Avon Avenue School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2013)
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.
3%
6%
Avon Avenue School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 37,278 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $28,406 is higher than the state average of $20,414. The district revenue/student has grown by 24% over four years.
The district spending/student of $28,802 is higher than the state average of $19,395. The district spending/student has grown by 26% over four years.
School District Name The Newark School District
Number of Schools
Managed
77
2
Number of Students Managed 37,278 922
The Newark School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $1,136 MM $20 MM
The Newark School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $1,152 MM $19 MM
The Newark School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $28,406 $20,414
The Newark School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $28,802 $19,395
The Newark 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 Fast Track Success Academy (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Fast Track Success Academy (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Early Childhood Academy Of Excellence (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • NewarkEarly Childhood Academy Of Excellence
    534 Clinton Ave
    NewarkNJ 07106
    (973)733-6973
    0.3 mi | Gr. PK | 196 students                      
  • NewarkFast Track Success Academy
    Alternative School
    190 Muhammad Ali Ave
    NewarkNJ 07108
    (973)424-4391
    Alternative School

    0.4 mi | Gr. 6-12 | 104 students                      
  • NewarkNewark Innovation Academy
    Alternative School
    200 Washington St
    NewarkNJ 07102
    (973)733-8326
    Alternative School

    0.4 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 176 students                      
  • NewarkCleveland Eighteenth Avenue School
    388 Bergen St
    NewarkNJ 07103
    (973)733-6944
    0.5 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 432 students                      
  • NewarkEagle Academy
    123 Muhammad Ali Ave
    NewarkNJ 07108
    (973)733-1234
    0.5 mi | Gr. 6-12 | 75 students                      

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