Belvidere Elementary School

807 Oxford Street
Belvidere, NJ 07823
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Belvidere Elementary School serves 237 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Belvidere Elementary School 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 6-9% (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 35-39% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 47%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 60% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 237 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 17%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in NJ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Belvidere Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

Belvidere Elementary School's student population of 237 students has grown by 40% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 76% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
237 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
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School Rankings

Belvidere Elementary School 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 Belvidere Elementary School is 0.30, 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
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State Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#1705 out of 2183 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6-9%
26%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
11:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
10%
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Hispanic
11%
32%
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Black
2%
15%
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White
83%
40%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.30
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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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 Belvidere Elementary School's ranking?
Belvidere Elementary School is ranked #1705 out of 2,183 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New Jersey.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
6-9% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 26% NJ state average), while 35-39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% NJ state average).
How many students attend Belvidere Elementary School?
237 students attend Belvidere Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
83% of Belvidere Elementary School students are White, 11% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Belvidere Elementary School?
Belvidere Elementary School has a student ration of 8:1, which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 11:1.
What grades does Belvidere Elementary School offer ?
Belvidere Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8
What school district is Belvidere Elementary School part of?
Belvidere Elementary School is part of Belvidere School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 237 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 17%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

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