Clifton Ave Grade School

  • Clifton Ave Grade School serves 919 students in grades 1-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the NJ average of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 52%.
  • Clifton Ave Grade School operates within the Lakewood Township School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 919 students has declined by 7% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 61 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 1-5
Total Students919 students
Clifton Ave Grade School Total Students (1987-2015)
Gender %Clifton Ave Grade School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers61 teachers
Clifton Ave Grade School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeClifton Ave Grade School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:112:1
Clifton Ave Grade School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
n/a
10%
Clifton Ave Grade School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
87%
25%
Clifton Ave Grade School Black Students (1989-2014)
Black
8%
16%
Clifton Ave Grade School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
5%
48%
Clifton Ave Grade School White Students (1989-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.240.68
Clifton Ave Grade School Diversity Score (1990-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
93%
31%
Clifton Ave Grade School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
2%
5%
Clifton Ave Grade School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Lakewood Township School District's student population of 5,848 students has grown by 11% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $28,462 is higher than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $27,559 is higher than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four years.
School District NameLakewood Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
2
Number of Students Managed5,848954
Lakewood Township School District Students Managed (1989-2015)
District Total Revenue$149 MM$20 MM
Lakewood Township School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending$144 MM$20 MM
Lakewood Township School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student$28,462$19,116
Lakewood Township School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student$27,559$19,190
Lakewood Township School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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    0.9 miles
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    LakewoodNJ 08701
    (732)905-3620
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    Grades: PK | 274 students
    1.1 miles
    100 Linden Avenue
    LakewoodNJ 08701
    (732)886-3775
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    Grades: 9-12 | 1112 students
    1.1 miles
    855 Somerset Avenue
    LakewoodNJ 08701
    (732)905-3502
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  • LakewoodLakewood Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1147 students
    1.1 miles
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    LakewoodNJ 08701
    (732)905-3600
    1.16-81147
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    Grades: KG-1 | 599 students
    1.7 miles
    90 Spruce Street
    LakewoodNJ 08701
    (732)905-3660
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School Reviews

5  7/4/2014
I love C.A.G.S now that im going to middle school IM going to miss everyone but my teacher most of all he is Mr.Sulkowski ! I his student sheyla
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