235 32nd Street
Avalon, NJ 08202
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Avalon Elementary School serves 73 students in grades 5-8.
Avalon Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (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 75-79% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 57%) for the 2018-19 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 Rankings

Avalon Elementary School ranks 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 69% over five school years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 5-8
Total Students
73 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
12 teachers
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School Rankings

Avalon Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 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 Data
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State Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#815 out of 2221 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
12:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
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
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.20
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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 District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 5-8
  • Students: 73 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 6:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 11%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in NJ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75-79% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.20 (Btm 50%)

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