Evergreen Elementary School

1033 Evergreen Ave
Plainfield, NJ 07060
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 610 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Evergreen Elementary School 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 10% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 36%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 16% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 11:1.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 610 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • : Bottom 50% in NJ
  • : 10% (Btm 50%)
  • : 16% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Evergreen Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

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School Overview

Evergreen Elementary School's student population of 610 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
610 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
37 teachers
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School Rankings

Evergreen Elementary School 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 Evergreen Elementary School is 0.15, 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)
#2042 out of 2201 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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10%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Evergreen Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
16%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Evergreen Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
11:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
10%
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Hispanic
92%
32%
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Black
7%
15%
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White
n/a
40%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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0.15
This chart display the diversity score of Evergreen Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Evergreen Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Evergreen Elementary School's ranking?
Evergreen Elementary School is ranked #2042 out of 2,201 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New Jersey.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
10% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% NJ state average), while 16% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NJ state average).
How many students attend Evergreen Elementary School?
610 students attend Evergreen Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
92% of Evergreen Elementary School students are Hispanic, 7% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Evergreen Elementary School?
Evergreen Elementary School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 11:1.
What grades does Evergreen Elementary School offer ?
Evergreen Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Evergreen Elementary School part of?
Evergreen Elementary School is part of Plainfield Public School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 610 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 10% (Btm 50%)
  • : 16% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

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