Florence M. Burd

219 Newton Sparta Road, (andov
Newton, NJ 07860
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Florence M. Burd serves 244 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Florence M. Burd placed in the top 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Florence M. Burd's student population of 244 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students244 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

Florence M. Burd is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,239 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Florence M. Burd is 0.39, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#1102 out of 2239 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
3%
10%
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Hispanic
12%
29%
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Black
2%
15%
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White
77%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.390.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAndover Regional School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Florence M. Burd is Newton High School (3.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Long Pond School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Newton Long Pond School
    Grades: 5-8 | 220 students
    0.3 miles
    707 Limecrest Rd, (andover Tow
    Newton, NJ 07860
    (973) 315-5256
    0.3 5-8 220
  • Sparta Sparta Alpine School
    Grades: PK-2 | 668 students
    1.7 miles
    151 Andover Road
    Sparta, NJ 07871
    (973) 729-3107
    1.7 PK-2 668
  • Newton Halsted Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 329 students
    2.6 miles
    59 Halsted Street
    Newton, NJ 07860
    (973) 383-7440
    2.6 5-8 329
  • Newton Merriam Avenue School
    Grades: PK-4 | 485 students
    2.6 miles
    81 Merriam Avenue
    Newton, NJ 07860
    (973) 383-7202
    2.6 PK-4 485
  • Newton Newton High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 719 students
    3.0 miles
    44 Ryerson Avenue
    Newton, NJ 07860
    (973) 383-7573
    3.0 9-12 719

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