Barringer Academy Of S.t.e.a.m.

90 Parker Street
Newark, NJ 07104
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Barringer Academy Of S.t.e.a.m. serves 864 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 4% (which is lower 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 8% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.

Top Rankings

Barringer Academy Of S.t.e.a.m. ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

Barringer Academy Of S.t.e.a.m.'s student population of 864 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students864 students
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Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Barringer Academy Of S.t.e.a.m. is 0.31, 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
4%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
8%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:112:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
10%
Hispanic
81%
29%
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Black
18%
15%
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White
n/a
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.310.70
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Graduation Rate
(17-18)
65%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNewark Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Barringer Academy Of S.t.e.a.m. is Barringer Arts High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mckinley (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Benjamin Franklin Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Newark Barringer Arts High School Math: 5% | Reading: 9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 723 students
    0.1 miles
    90 Parker St
    Newark, NJ 07104
    (973) 268-5125
    0.1 9-12 723
  • Newark Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 504 students
    0.3 miles
    42 Park Ave
    Newark, NJ 07104
    (973) 268-5250
    0.3 PK-4 504
  • Newark Salomé Ureña Elementary School Math: 40-49% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 196 students
    0.3 miles
    284 First Avenue
    Newark, NJ 07104
    (973) 733-8280
    0.3 PK-4 196
  • Newark Branch Brook School Math: 60-69% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 151 students
    0.4 miles
    228 Ridge St
    Newark, NJ 07104
    (973) 268-5220
    0.4 PK-4 151
  • Newark Mckinley Math: 22% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 860 students
    0.4 miles
    1 Colonnade Pl
    Newark, NJ 07104
    (973) 268-5270
    0.4 PK-8 860

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