Miller Street Elementary School

Miller Street Elementary School serves 432 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 49%.
Miller Street Elementary School operates within the Newark School District.

Overview

The student population of 432 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 23% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 432 students
Miller Street Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Miller Street Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Miller Street Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.52 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 13:1 12:1
Miller Street Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
9%
Hispanic
47%
23%
Miller Street Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
51%
17%
Miller Street Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
n/a
51%
Miller Street Elementary School White (1990-2011)
All Ethnic Groups Miller Street Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Miller Street Elementary 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.
0.52 0.92
Miller Street Elementary 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.
91%
29%
Miller Street Elementary 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.
4%
6%
Miller Street Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 38,202 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Newark School District
Number of Schools
Managed
74
2
Number of Students Managed 38,202 983
Newark School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $1,136 MM $20 MM
District Spending $1,152 MM $19 MM
Newark School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $28,406 $20,414
Newark School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $28,802 $19,395
Newark 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 Malcolm X Shabazz High School (0.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Samuel L Berliner (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Louise A Spencer Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Newark Malcolm X Shabazz High School
    80 Johnson Ave
    Newark , NJ , 07108
    (973)733-6760
    0.3  mi  |  831  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Newark Louise A Spencer Elementary School
    66 Muhammad Ali Blvd
    Newark , NJ , 07108
    (973)733-6931
    0.4  mi  |  540  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Newark Lady Liberty Academy Charter School
    Charter School
    23 Pennsylvania Ave
    Newark , NJ , 07114
    (973)623-9005
    Charter School
    0.4  mi  |  406  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Newark Adelaide L Sandford Charter School
    Charter School
    53 Lincoln Park
    Newark , NJ , 07102
    (973)297-1275
    Charter School
    0.5  mi  |  328  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Newark Newark Innovation Academy
    190 Muhammad Ali Blvd
    Newark , NJ , 07120
    (973)733-6446
    0.6  mi  |  361  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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Newark, NJ public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.09, which is lower than the New Jersey average of 0.41. The most diverse school in Newark is James L. Bunker Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Jersey or national school diversity statistics.