Dr. Charles C. Polk School

  • Dr. Charles C. Polk School serves 279 students in grades 1-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25-29% (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 35-39% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Dr. Charles C. Polk School's student population of 279 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 1-4
Total Students279 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dr. Charles C. Polk School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dr. Charles C. Polk School is 0.43, which is equal to 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#1788 out of 2,236 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Dr. Charles C. Polk School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dr. Charles C. Polk 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
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Asian
n/a
10%
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Hispanic
26%
27%
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Black
71%
16%
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White
3%
45%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dr. Charles C. Polk School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.430.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dr. Charles C. Polk School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRoselle Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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