30 Magnolia St
Belleville, NJ 07109
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Belleville Ps4 serves 319 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
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 top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 57%) for the 2018-19 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 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
319 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
24 teachers
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School Rankings

Belleville Ps4 is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,221 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 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 Data
This School
State Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#1301 out of 2221 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
12:1
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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
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Diversity Score
0.51
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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 District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 319 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 89%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in NJ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.51 (Top 50%)

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