Alfred S. Faust

  • Alfred S. Faust serves 337 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 49% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 66% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Alfred S. Faust's student population of 337 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students337 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Alfred S. Faust's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has increased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Alfred S. Faust is 0.67, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#890 out of 2,236 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:112:1
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Asian
15%
10%
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Hispanic
39%
27%
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Black
6%
16%
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White
40%
45%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Alfred S. Faust.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.670.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEast Rutherford School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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