Avon Elementary School

505 Lincoln Avenue
Avon By The Sea, NJ 07717
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Avon Elementary School serves 142 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (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 80-84% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Avon Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Avon Elementary School's student population of 142 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students142 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

Avon Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Avon Elementary School is 0.22, 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
#436 out of 2239 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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10%
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Hispanic
11%
29%
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Black
1%
15%
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White
88%
44%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
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2%
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Diversity Score
0.220.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAvon Boro School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Avon Elementary School is Academy Charter High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Belmar Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is College Achieve Greater Asbury Park Charter School (0.7 miles away)
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