Emma C Attales

800 Irelan Avenue
Absecon, NJ 08201
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 387 students in grades 5-8, Emma C Attales ranks 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%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 31% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 36%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 41% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is equal to the New Jersey state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 60% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 5-8
  • Enrollment: 387 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 49%
  • : Bottom 50% in NJ
  • : 31% (Btm 50%)
  • : 41% (Btm 50%)
  • : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Emma C Attales ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

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School Overview

Emma C Attales's student population of 387 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 5-8
Total Students
387 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
35 teachers
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School Rankings

Emma C Attales ranks within the bottom 50% of all 2,201 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Emma C Attales is 0.66, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (NJ)
#1385 out of 2201 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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31%
36%
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41%
49%
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15-19%
23%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1
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American Indian
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Asian
5%
10%
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Hispanic
24%
32%
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Black
15%
15%
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White
51%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.66
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Emma C Attales's ranking?
Emma C Attales is ranked #1385 out of 2,201 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New Jersey.
What schools are Emma C Attales often compared to?
Emma C Attalesis often viewed alongside schools like Fernwood Avenue Middle School, Pleasantville Middle School, Uptown School Complex by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
31% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% NJ state average), while 41% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NJ state average).
How many students attend Emma C Attales?
387 students attend Emma C Attales.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
51% of Emma C Attales students are White, 24% of students are Hispanic, 15% of students are Black, 5% of students are Asian, and 5% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Emma C Attales?
Emma C Attales has a student ration of 11:1, which is equal to the New Jersey state average of 11:1.
What grades does Emma C Attales offer ?
Emma C Attales offers enrollment in grades 5-8
What school district is Emma C Attales part of?
Emma C Attales is part of Absecon Public Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 5-8
  • Enrollment: 387 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 49%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 31% (Btm 50%)
  • : 41% (Btm 50%)
  • : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

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