Brighton Avenue School

  • Brighton Avenue School serves 355 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25-29% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Brighton Avenue School's student population of 355 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students355 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Brighton Avenue School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Brighton Avenue School is 0.53, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#1748 out of 2,236 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:112:1
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Asian
25%
10%
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Hispanic
64%
27%
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Black
6%
16%
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White
3%
45%
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Brighton Avenue School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.530.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAtlantic City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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