Charles Sumner Elementary School

  • Charles Sumner Elementary School serves 275 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 6-9% (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 ≤5% (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 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Charles Sumner Elementary School's student population of 275 students has declined by 35% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 34% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students275 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Charles Sumner Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Charles Sumner Elementary School is 0.51, 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#2224 out of 2,236 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:112:1
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Asian
n/a
10%
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Hispanic
53%
27%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Charles Sumner Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
46%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Charles Sumner Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
1%
45%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Charles Sumner Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.510.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Charles Sumner Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCamden City Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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