Dr. Antonia Pantoja School No. 27

505 -517 Morris Avenue
Elizabeth, NJ 07208
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 831 students in grades Prekindergarten-8, Dr. Antonia Pantoja School No. 27 ranks 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%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 18% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 36%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 38% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 60% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 831 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 95%
  • : Bottom 50% in NJ
  • : 18% (Btm 50%)
  • : 38% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Dr. Antonia Pantoja School No. 27 ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

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School Overview

Dr. Antonia Pantoja School No. 27's student population of 831 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 65 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
831 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
65 teachers
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School Rankings

Dr. Antonia Pantoja School No. 27 ranks within the bottom 50% of all 2,201 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Dr. Antonia Pantoja School No. 27 is 0.41, 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)
#1629 out of 2201 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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18%
36%
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38%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dr. Antonia Pantoja School No. 27 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 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
11:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
2%
10%
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Hispanic
75%
32%
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Black
18%
15%
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White
5%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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0.41
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
4%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Dr. Antonia Pantoja School No. 27's ranking?
Dr. Antonia Pantoja School No. 27 is ranked #1629 out of 2,201 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New Jersey.
What schools are Dr. Antonia Pantoja School No. 27 often compared to?
Dr. Antonia Pantoja School No. 27is often viewed alongside schools like Dr. Orlando Edreira School No. 26, Dr. Albert Einstein School No. 29 by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
18% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% NJ state average), while 38% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NJ state average).
How many students attend Dr. Antonia Pantoja School No. 27?
831 students attend Dr. Antonia Pantoja School No. 27.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
75% of Dr. Antonia Pantoja School No. 27 students are Hispanic, 18% of students are Black, 5% of students are White, and 2% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Dr. Antonia Pantoja School No. 27?
Dr. Antonia Pantoja School No. 27 has a student ration of 13:1, which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 11:1.
What grades does Dr. Antonia Pantoja School No. 27 offer ?
Dr. Antonia Pantoja School No. 27 offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8
What school district is Dr. Antonia Pantoja School No. 27 part of?
Dr. Antonia Pantoja School No. 27 is part of Elizabeth Public Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 831 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 95%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 18% (Btm 50%)
  • : 38% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

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