Berkley Street Elementary School

  • Berkley Street Elementary School serves 421 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 66% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 40%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 63% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 50%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Berkley Street Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 54%.
  • Berkley Street Elementary School operates within the New Milford Public School District.

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School Overview

  • Berkley Street Elementary School's student population of 421 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students421 students
Berkley Street Elementary School Total Students (1988-2016)
Gender %Berkley Street Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
Berkley Street Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2016)
Students by GradeBerkley Street Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Berkley Street Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2236 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Berkley Street Elementary School is 0.73, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
40%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
50%
Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
Berkley Street Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2016)
Asian
19%
10%
Berkley Street Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2016)
Hispanic
21%
26%
Berkley Street Elementary School Black Students (1988-2016)
Black
7%
16%
Berkley Street Elementary School Black Students (1988-2016)
White
43%
46%
Berkley Street Elementary School White Students (1988-2016)
Hawaiian
10%
n/a
All Ethnic GroupsBerkley Street Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.730.43
Berkley Street Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
33%
Berkley Street Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
Berkley Street Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Berkley Street Elementary School is New Milford Public School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 656 school districts in New Jersey (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • New Milford Public School District's student population of 1,994 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $16,164 in this district is less than the state average of $20,569. The district revenue/student has declined by 13% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $16,185 is less than the state average of $20,942. The district spending/student has declined by 9% over four school years.
    School District NameNew Milford Public School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    4
    2
    Number of Students Managed1,994921
    New Milford Public School District Students Managed (1990-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    49%
    40%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    68%
    50%
    District Total Revenue$33 MM$19 MM
    District Spending$33 MM$19 MM
    District Revenue / Student$16,164$20,569
    District Spending / Student$16,185$20,942
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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