Belleville Ps5 serves 388 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Belleville Ps5 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15% (which is lower 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 40% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 47%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 60% (majority Hispanic).
- Grades: Kindergarten-6
- Enrollment: 388 students
- Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
- Minority Enrollment: 87%
- Overall Testing Rank: Bottom 50% in NJ
- Math Proficiency: 15% (Btm 50%)
- Reading Proficiency: 40% (Btm 50%)
- Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education
Belleville Ps5's student population of 388 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Belleville Ps5 is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Belleville Ps5 is 0.43, 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
State Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#1506 out of 2183 schools
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
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 Belleville Ps5's ranking?
Belleville Ps5 is ranked #1506 out of 2,183 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New Jersey.
What schools are Belleville Ps5 often compared to?
Belleville Ps5is often viewed alongside schools like Belleville Ps4 by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
15% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 26% NJ state average), while 40% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% NJ state average).
How many students attend Belleville Ps5?
388 students attend Belleville Ps5.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
74% of Belleville Ps5 students are Hispanic, 13% of students are White, 6% of students are Black, 5% of students are Asian, 1% of students are Hawaiian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Belleville Ps5?
Belleville Ps5 has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 11:1.
What grades does Belleville Ps5 offer ?
Belleville Ps5 offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6
What school district is Belleville Ps5 part of?
Belleville Ps5 is part of Belleville Public School District.
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