Avalon Elementary School

235 32nd Street
Avalon, NJ 08202
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Avalon Elementary School serves 73 students in grades 5-8.
Avalon Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-59% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-79% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Avalon Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

Avalon Elementary School's student population of 73 students has grown by 48% over five school years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students73 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

Avalon Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,239 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Avalon Elementary School is 0.20, 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
#658 out of 2239 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-59%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-79%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio6:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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10%
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Hispanic
10%
29%
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Black
1%
15%
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White
89%
44%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
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2%
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Diversity Score
0.200.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
1%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAvalon School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Avalon Elementary School is Cape May County High School (3.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ocean Academy (3.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Stone Harbor Elementary School (3.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Stone Harbor Stone Harbor Elementary School Math: 60-69% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 90 students
    3.2 miles
    275 93rd St
    Stone Harbor, NJ 08247
    (609) 368-4413
    3.2 K-4 90
  • Cape May Court House Cape May County High School Special Education School
    Grades: 9-12 | 70 students
    3.9 miles
    148 Crest Haven Road
    Cape May Court House, NJ 08210
    (609) 465-2720
    3.9 9-12 70
  • Cape May Court House Cape May County Technical High School Vocational School
    Math: 19% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 594 students
    3.9 miles
    188 Crest Haven Rd
    Cape May Court House, NJ 08210
    (609) 465-2161
    3.9 9-12 594
  • Cape May Court House Ocean Academy Special Education School
    Grades: PK-8 | 119 students
    3.9 miles
    148 Crest Haven Road
    Cape May Court House, NJ 08210
    (609) 465-2720
    3.9 PK-8 119
  • Cape May Court House Cape May Regional School Alternative School
    Grades: 8-12 | 10 students
    4.0 miles
    131 Crest Haven Rd
    Cape May Court House, NJ 08210
    (609) 463-4870
    4 8-12 10

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