Essex Fells Elementary School

  • Essex Fells Elementary School serves 209 students in grades PK-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the NJ average of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 52%.
  • Essex Fells Elementary School operates within the Essex Fells School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 209 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 11% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-6
Total Students209 students
Essex Fells Elementary School Total Students (1987-2015)
Gender %Essex Fells Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
Essex Fells Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeEssex Fells Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio7:112:1
Essex Fells Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Essex Fells Elementary School Asian Students (1991-2015)
Essex Fells Elementary School Black Students (1991-2015)
Essex Fells Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
Essex Fells Elementary School White Students (1990-2015)
Essex Fells Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
Essex Fells Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2014-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsEssex Fells Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
Essex Fells Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2015)

District Comparison

  • Essex Fells School District's student population of 209 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $22,102 is higher than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has grown by 27% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $19,868 is higher than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has grown by 20% over four years.
School District NameEssex Fells School District
Number of Schools
Number of Students Managed209954
Essex Fells School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue$5 MM$20 MM
Essex Fells School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending$4 MM$20 MM
Essex Fells School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student$22,102$19,116
Essex Fells School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student$19,868$19,190
Essex Fells School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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