Dr. Henry H. Davis Elementary School

  • Dr. Henry H. Davis Elementary School serves 339 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 14% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 22% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Dr. Henry H. Davis Elementary School placed 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%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Dr. Henry H. Davis Elementary School's student population of 339 students has declined by 30% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 19% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students339 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dr. Henry H. Davis Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,239 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dr. Henry H. Davis Elementary School is 0.53, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#2104 out of 2239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Dr. Henry H. Davis Elementary 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
11%
10%
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Hispanic
63%
28%
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Black
26%
15%
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White
n/a
44%
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Diversity Score0.530.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
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 Dr. Henry H. Davis 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 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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