Brigantine Elementary School

301 E Evans Boulevard
Brigantine, NJ 08203
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Brigantine Elementary School serves 329 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Brigantine Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 57%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Brigantine Elementary School's student population of 329 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students329 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Rankings

Brigantine Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,221 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Brigantine Elementary School is 0.50, 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
#1161 out of 2221 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
12%
10%
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Hispanic
15%
29%
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Black
5%
15%
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White
68%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.500.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBrigantine Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Brigantine Elementary School is Atlantic City High School (6.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Brigantine North Middle School (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Brigantine Brigantine North Middle School Math: 32% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 254 students
    0.0 miles
    301 E Evans Boulevard
    Brigantine, NJ 08203
    (609) 266-3603
    0 5-8 254
  • Atlantic City Uptown School Complex Math: 7% | Reading: 15%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 572 students
    3.8 miles
    323 Madison Avenue
    Atlantic City, NJ 08401
    (609) 344-8809
    3.8 PK-8 572
  • Atlantic City Pennsylvania Ave School Math: 11% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 559 students
    4.1 miles
    201 N. Pennsylvania Avenue
    Atlantic City, NJ 08401
    (609) 343-7290
    4.1 PK-8 559
  • Atlantic City New York Avenue School Math: 11% | Reading: 15%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 605 students
    4.6 miles
    411 N New York Avenue
    Atlantic City, NJ 08401
    (609) 343-7280
    4.6 PK-8 605
  • Atlantic City Dr Martin Luther King Junior School Complex Math: 16% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 599 students
    4.7 miles
    1700 Marmora Avenue
    Atlantic City, NJ 08401
    (609) 343-7380
    4.7 PK-8 599

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