Fairview Elementary School

376 Berkeley Avenue
Bloomfield, NJ 07003
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Fairview Elementary School serves 452 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Fairview Elementary School placed 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%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 17% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 26%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 47%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 60% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 452 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 86%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in NJ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 17% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Fairview Elementary School's student population of 452 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
452 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
45 teachers
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School Rankings

Fairview Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,183 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Fairview Elementary School 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.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#1429 out of 2183 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
26%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
6%
10%
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Hispanic
49%
32%
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Black
29%
15%
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White
14%
40%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.66
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
4%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Fairview Elementary School's ranking?
Fairview Elementary School is ranked #1429 out of 2,183 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New Jersey.
What schools are Fairview Elementary School often compared to?
Fairview Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Berkeley Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
17% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 26% NJ state average), while 40% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% NJ state average).
How many students attend Fairview Elementary School?
452 students attend Fairview Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
49% of Fairview Elementary School students are Hispanic, 29% of students are Black, 14% of students are White, 6% of students are Asian, 1% of students are Hawaiian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Fairview Elementary School?
Fairview Elementary School has a student ration of 10:1, which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 11:1.
What grades does Fairview Elementary School offer ?
Fairview Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-6
What school district is Fairview Elementary School part of?
Fairview Elementary School is part of Bloomfield Township School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 452 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 86%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 17% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

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