Essex Fells Elementary School

  • Essex Fells Elementary School serves 209 students in grades 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.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2016)
Grades Offered6
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 (1987-2015)
Asian
5%
10%
Essex Fells Elementary School Asian Students (1991-2015)
Hispanic
4%
25%
Essex Fells Elementary School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
n/a
16%
Essex Fells Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
89%
48%
Essex Fells Elementary School White Students (1990-2015)
Two or more races
2%
1%
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.
0.210.42
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 $19,857. The district revenue/student has declined by 18% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $19,868 is less than the state average of $20,218. The district spending/student has declined by 18% over four years.
School District NameEssex Fells School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
2
Number of Students Managed209954
Essex Fells School District Students Managed (1989-2015)
District Total Revenue$5 MM$19 MM
Essex Fells School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending$4 MM$19 MM
Essex Fells School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student$22,102$19,857
Essex Fells School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student$19,868$20,218
Essex Fells School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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