Bound Brook Elementary School (Closed 2016)

  • Bound Brook Elementary School served 1,267 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 19% (which was lower than the New Jersey state average of 36%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 24% (which was lower than the New Jersey state average of 47%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 was higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the New Jersey state average of 54%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students1,267 students
This chart display total students of Bound Brook Elementary School by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Bound Brook Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers90 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Bound Brook Elementary School by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Bound Brook Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rankn/a
29%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bound Brook Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bound Brook Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Bound Brook Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Asian
1%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Bound Brook Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
74%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Bound Brook Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
9%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Bound Brook Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
15%
46%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Bound Brook Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Bound Brook Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bound Brook Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.430.43
This chart display the diversity score of Bound Brook Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Bound Brook Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bound Brook Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBound Brook School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

Show me:
Recent Articles
Learn about how public schools are implementing new programs that encourage dropouts to return to the classroom.
The world is in a constant state of change and those who fail to adjust fall behind. Unfortunately, the American public education system has not kept up with the times and is currently facing a number of serious problems. Keep reading to learn about the biggest failures affecting the modern U.S. public education system as well as some of the trends that could spark change.
Summer break is a time to kick back and relax but it is also a great time to do activities that will boost your college applications. Keep reading to see how to boost your application this summer.