A E Burling Elementary School

3600 Harris Avenue
Camden, NJ 08105
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
A E Burling Elementary School serves 113 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
A E Burling Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-49% (which is approximately equal to the New Jersey state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-29% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 57%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

A E Burling Elementary School's student population of 113 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 7 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students113 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Rankings

A E Burling Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,221 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of A E Burling Elementary School is 0.66, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#1686 out of 2221 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-49%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-29%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
9%
10%
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Hispanic
47%
29%
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Black
32%
15%
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White
10%
44%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.660.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePennsauken Township Board Of Education School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to A E Burling Elementary School is Woodrow Wilson High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Octavio V. Catto Community Family School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Alfred Cramer College Preparatory Lab School (0.5 miles away)
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