Avenel Street Elementary School

  • Avenel Street Elementary School serves 450 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 44% (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 46% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Avenel Street Elementary School's student population of 450 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students450 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Avenel Street Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Avenel Street Elementary School is 0.73, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. 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#1470 out of 2,236 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:112:1
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Asian
19%
10%
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Hispanic
26%
27%
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Black
14%
16%
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White
39%
45%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Avenel Street Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.73n/a
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWoodbridge Township School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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