Centre City Elementary School

301 Columbus Dr
Mantua, NJ 08051
(School attendance zone shown in map)
6/
10
Top 50%
Serving 457 students in grades Kindergarten-3, Centre City Elementary School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 26%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 60% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-3
  • Enrollment: 457 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • : Top 50% in NJ
  • : 30-34% (Top 50%)
  • : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Centre City Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

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School Overview

Centre City Elementary School's student population of 457 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has grown by 22% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-3
Total Students
457 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
49 teachers
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School Rankings

Centre City Elementary School ranks within the top 50% of all 2,183 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Centre City Elementary School is 0.37, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (NJ)
#1027 out of 2183 schools
(Top 50%)
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30-34%
26%
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40-44%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Centre City 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 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
10%
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Hispanic
8%
32%
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Black
5%
15%
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White
79%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.37
This chart display the diversity score of Centre City Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Centre City Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Centre City Elementary School's ranking?
Centre City Elementary School is ranked #1027 out of 2,183 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in New Jersey.
What schools are Centre City Elementary School often compared to?
Centre City Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Harrison Township Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
30-34% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 26% NJ state average), while 40-44% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% NJ state average).
How many students attend Centre City Elementary School?
457 students attend Centre City Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
79% of Centre City Elementary School students are White, 8% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Black, 5% of students are Two or more races, and 3% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Centre City Elementary School?
Centre City Elementary School has a student ration of 9:1, which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 11:1.
What grades does Centre City Elementary School offer ?
Centre City Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-3
What school district is Centre City Elementary School part of?
Centre City Elementary School is part of Mantua Township School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-3
  • Enrollment: 457 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 30-34% (Top 50%)
  • : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

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