Ella G Clarke Elementary School

  • Ella G Clarke Elementary School serves 482 students in grades 1-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 24% (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 22% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Ella G Clarke Elementary School's student population of 482 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 69 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 1-5
Total Students482 students
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Total Classroom Teachers69 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ella G Clarke Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ella G Clarke Elementary 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#2033 out of 2,236 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio7:112:1
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Asian
n/a
10%
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Hispanic
94%
27%
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Black
5%
16%
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White
1%
45%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ella G Clarke Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.110.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLakewood Township School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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