Alfred S. Faust

100 Uhland Street
East Rutherford, NJ 07073
(School attendance zone shown in map)
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 286 students in grades 5-8, Alfred S. Faust ranks 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%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 36%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 49% (which is equal to the New Jersey state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 60% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 5-8
  • Enrollment: 286 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 73%
  • : Bottom 50% in NJ
  • : 30% (Btm 50%)
  • : 49% (Btm 50%)
  • : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Alfred S. Faust ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

Alfred S. Faust's student population of 286 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 5-8
Total Students
286 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
37 teachers
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School Rankings

Alfred S. Faust ranks within the bottom 50% of all 2,201 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Alfred S. Faust is 0.67, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (NJ)
#1244 out of 2201 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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30%
36%
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49%
49%
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15-19%
23%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
11:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
13%
10%
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Hispanic
49%
32%
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Black
6%
15%
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White
27%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.67
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Alfred S. Faust's ranking?
Alfred S. Faust is ranked #1244 out of 2,201 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New Jersey.
What schools are Alfred S. Faust often compared to?
Alfred S. Faustis often viewed alongside schools like Benjamin Franklin Middle School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
30% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% NJ state average), while 49% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NJ state average).
How many students attend Alfred S. Faust?
286 students attend Alfred S. Faust.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
49% of Alfred S. Faust students are Hispanic, 27% of students are White, 13% of students are Asian, 6% of students are Black, and 5% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Alfred S. Faust?
Alfred S. Faust has a student ration of 8:1, which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 11:1.
What grades does Alfred S. Faust offer ?
Alfred S. Faust offers enrollment in grades 5-8
What school district is Alfred S. Faust part of?
Alfred S. Faust is part of East Rutherford School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 5-8
  • Enrollment: 286 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 73%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 30% (Btm 50%)
  • : 49% (Btm 50%)
  • : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

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