East Orange Stem Academy High School

  • East Orange Stem Academy High School serves 628 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 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 67% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • East Orange Stem Academy High 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 top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.

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School Overview

  • East Orange Stem Academy High School's student population of 628 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 49 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students628 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

  • East Orange Stem Academy High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,234 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of East Orange Stem Academy High School is 0.10, 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 (16-17)#1139 out of 2234 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
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Asian
n/a
10%
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Hispanic
5%
28%
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Black
95%
15%
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Diversity Score0.100.70
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Graduation Rate≥95%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEast Orange School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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