Belleville Ps7

20 Passaic Ave
Belleville, NJ 07109
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Belleville Ps7 serves 381 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 30-34% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Belleville Ps7 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 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Belleville Ps7's student population of 381 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students381 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

Belleville Ps7 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 Ps7 is 0.64, 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
#1684 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)
30-34%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:112:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
9%
10%
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Hispanic
54%
29%
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Black
9%
15%
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White
25%
44%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.640.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
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 Ps7 is Belleville High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Belleville Middle School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Belleville Ps5 (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Belleville Belleville High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,397 student
    0.2 miles
    100 Passaic Ave
    Belleville, NJ 07109
    (973) 532-5012
    0.2 9-12 1,397
  • Belleville Belleville Ps5
    Grades: K-5 | 351 students
    0.5 miles
    149 Adelaide St
    Belleville, NJ 07109
    (973) 450-3450
    0.5 K-5 351
  • Belleville Belleville Ps10
    Grades: K-5 | 171 students
    0.6 miles
    527 Belleville Ave
    Belleville, NJ 07109
    (973) 532-5010
    0.6 K-5 171
  • Belleville Belleville Ps3
    Grades: PK-5 | 344 students
    0.6 miles
    230 Joralemon St
    Belleville, NJ 07109
    (973) 532-5013
    0.6 PK-5 344
  • Belleville Belleville Ps8
    Grades: K-5 | 442 students
    0.8 miles
    183 Union Ave
    Belleville, NJ 07109
    (973) 532-5018
    0.8 K-5 442

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