21 East Atlantic Avenue
Haddon Heights, NJ 08035
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Atlantic Avenue serves 127 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Atlantic Avenue placed in the top 20% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 57%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Atlantic Avenue ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Atlantic Avenue's student population of 127 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
127 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
13 teachers
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School Rankings

Atlantic Avenue is ranked within the top 20% 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 Atlantic Avenue is 0.26, 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.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#268 out of 2221 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
10%
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Hispanic
6%
31%
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Black
1%
15%
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White
86%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.26
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
2%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 127 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in NJ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75-79% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.26

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