Cadwalader Elementary School (Closed 2014)

  • Cadwalader Elementary School served 201 students in grades Kindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 40-49% (which was lower than the New Jersey state average of 75%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 20-29% (which was lower than the New Jersey state average of 69%) for the 2012-13 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 was lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 99% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-3
Total Students201 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Cadwalader Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-49%
75%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Cadwalader 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 2012-13 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-29%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cadwalader 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 2012-13 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio8:112:1
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Asian
n/a
10%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Cadwalader Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Hispanic
5%
27%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Cadwalader Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Black
94%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Cadwalader Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
1%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Cadwalader Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cadwalader Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.110.43
This chart display the diversity score of Cadwalader Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Cadwalader Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cadwalader Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTrenton Public School District
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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