Essex Fells Elementary School

Tel: (973)226-0505
  • Essex Fells Elementary School serves 205 students in grades PK-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the NJ average of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 54%.
  • Essex Fells Elementary School operates within the Essex Fells School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 205 students has grown by 12% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2016)
Grades OfferedGrades PK-6
Total Students205 students
Essex Fells Elementary School Total Students (1988-2016)
Gender %Essex Fells Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
Essex Fells Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2016)
Students by GradeEssex Fells Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.29 is less than the state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio7:112:1
Essex Fells Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2016)
Asian
5%
10%
Essex Fells Elementary School Asian Students (1992-2016)
Hispanic
5%
26%
Essex Fells Elementary School Black Students (1992-2016)
Black
2%
16%
Essex Fells Elementary School Black Students (1989-2016)
White
84%
46%
Essex Fells Elementary School White Students (1988-2016)
Two or more races
4%
2%
Essex Fells Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2015-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsEssex Fells Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.290.43
Essex Fells Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2016)

District Comparison

  • Essex Fells School District's student population of 205 students has grown by 12% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $24,760 is higher than the state average of $20,569. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $22,257 is higher than the state average of $20,942. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four years.
School District NameEssex Fells School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
2
Number of Students Managed205921
Essex Fells School District Students Managed (1990-2016)
District Total Revenue$5 MM$19 MM
Essex Fells School District District Total Revenue (1996-2016)
District Spending$4 MM$19 MM
Essex Fells School District District Spending (1996-2016)
District Revenue / Student$24,760$20,569
Essex Fells School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2016)
District Spending / Student$22,257$20,942
Essex Fells School District District Spending / Student (1995-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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New Jersey public schools have a diversity score of 0.43, which is higher than the national average of 0.32. The most diverse school district in New Jersey is The Ethical Community Charter School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Jersey or national school diversity statistics.