Casimir Pulaski School No. 8

  • Casimir Pulaski School No. 8 serves 358 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 75%) for the 2013-14 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 69%) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • Casimir Pulaski School No. 8 placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.

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School Overview

  • Casimir Pulaski School No. 8's student population of 358 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 29% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students358 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Casimir Pulaski School No. 8 is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,241 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Casimir Pulaski School No. 8 is 0.10, 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 School Rank (13-14)#2063 out of 2241 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
75%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
69%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
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Hispanic
95%
28%
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Black
5%
15%
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White
n/a
44%
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Diversity Score0.100.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePassaic City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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