129 Renshaw Avenue
East Orange, NJ 07017
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
East Orange Stem Academy High School serves 628 students in grades 6-12.
East Orange Stem Academy High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 32% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 83% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 57%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

East Orange Stem Academy High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

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School Overview

East Orange Stem Academy High School's student population of 628 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-12
Total Students
628 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
49 teachers
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School Rankings

East Orange Stem Academy High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,221 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of East Orange Stem Academy High School is 0.11, 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 Data
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State Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#899 out of 2221 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
10%
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Hispanic
5%
29%
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Black
94%
15%
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White
1%
44%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.11
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 6-12
  • Students: 628 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 30% in NJ)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 83% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.11 (Btm 50%)

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