Brookside Place School

  • Brookside Place School serves 344 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 75-79% (which is higher 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 80-84% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Brookside Place School's student population of 344 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students344 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Brookside Place School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Brookside Place School is 0.22, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#73 out of 2,236 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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Asian
4%
10%
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Hispanic
4%
27%
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Black
n/a
16%
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White
88%
45%
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Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score0.220.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
1%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCranford Public School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Brookside Place School is Cranford High School (0.4 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is Lincoln (0.7 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Lincoln (0.7 miles away)
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