Florence Avenue School
Florence Avenue School places among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:
- Category Attribute
- Percent Eligible For Free Lunch Largest percent of students eligible for free lunch (Top 10%)
- Florence Avenue School's student population of 640 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
- The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades Kindergarten-5|
|Total Students||640 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||36 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
- Florence Avenue School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,234 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
- The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School||State Level (NJ)|
|Overall School Rank (16-17)||#1862 out of 2234 schools|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||18:1||12:1|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Irvington Public Schools School District|
Nearby Public Schools
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Irvington Irvington High School Grades: 9-12 | 1,363 student
1253 Clinton Ave
Irvington, NJ 07111
(973)399-6897 0.6 9-12 1,363
- Irvington Augusta Preschool Academy Grades: PK | 315 students
97 Augusta Street
Irvington, NJ 07111
(973)399-6868 0.8 PK 315
- Maplewood Seth Boyden Elementary Demonstration School Grades: K-5 | 545 students
274 Boyden Ave
Maplewood, NJ 07040
(973)378-5209 0.8 K-5 545
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