Belleville Ps4

  • Belleville Ps4 serves 319 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (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 50-54% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Belleville Ps4 placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Belleville Ps4's student population of 319 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students319 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Belleville Ps4 is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Belleville Ps4 is 0.51, 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#1374 out of 2239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
12%
10%
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Hispanic
68%
29%
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Black
7%
15%
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White
11%
44%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Belleville Ps4. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.510.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBelleville School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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