Avon Elementary School

505 Lincoln Avenue
Avon By The Sea, NJ 07717
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Avon Elementary School serves 123 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Avon Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 26%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 47%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 60% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 123 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 7:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 11%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in NJ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Avon Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

Avon Elementary School's student population of 123 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
123 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
18 teachers
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School Rankings

Avon Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 2,183 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Avon Elementary School is 0.20, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#196 out of 2183 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
26%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
10%
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Hispanic
7%
32%
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Black
1%
15%
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White
89%
40%
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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
0.20
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
1%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Avon Elementary School's ranking?
Avon Elementary School is ranked #196 out of 2,183 schools, which ranks it among the top 10% of public schools in New Jersey.
What schools are Avon Elementary School often compared to?
Avon Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Belmar Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
50-54% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 26% NJ state average), while 65-69% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% NJ state average).
How many students attend Avon Elementary School?
123 students attend Avon Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
89% of Avon Elementary School students are White, 7% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Avon Elementary School?
Avon Elementary School has a student ration of 7:1, which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 11:1.
What grades does Avon Elementary School offer ?
Avon Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8
What school district is Avon Elementary School part of?
Avon Elementary School is part of Avon Boro School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 123 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 7:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 11%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

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