Belleville Ps5

149 Adelaide St
Belleville, NJ 07109
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Belleville Ps5 serves 351 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (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 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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Belleville Ps5's student population of 351 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students351 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

Belleville Ps5 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 Ps5 is 0.49, 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
#1467 out of 2239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:112:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
7%
10%
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Hispanic
69%
29%
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Black
6%
15%
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White
16%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.490.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Belleville Ps5 is Belleville High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Belleville Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Belleville Ps3 (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Belleville Belleville High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,397 student
    0.4 miles
    100 Passaic Ave
    Belleville, NJ 07109
    (973) 532-5012
    0.4 9-12 1,397
  • Belleville Belleville Ps3
    Grades: PK-5 | 344 students
    0.5 miles
    230 Joralemon St
    Belleville, NJ 07109
    (973) 532-5013
    0.5 PK-5 344
  • Belleville Belleville Ps7
    Grades: PK-5 | 381 students
    0.5 miles
    20 Passaic Ave
    Belleville, NJ 07109
    (973) 532-5017
    0.5 PK-5 381
  • Belleville Belleville Ps9
    Grades: K-5 | 125 students
    0.7 miles
    301 Ralph St
    Belleville, NJ 07109
    (973) 532-5019
    0.7 K-5 125
  • Belleville Belleville Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 973 students
    0.9 miles
    279 Washington Ave
    Belleville, NJ 07109
    (973) 532-5011
    0.9 6-8 973

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