287 Forest Ave
Glen Ridge, NJ 07028
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Forest Avenue School serves 176 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Forest Avenue School's student population of 176 students has declined by 26% over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-2
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
176 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
14 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Forest Avenue School is 0.43, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NJ)
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
14%
10%
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Hispanic
6%
31%
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Black
2%
15%
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White
74%
41%
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Hawaiian
3%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score
0.43
This chart display the diversity score of Forest Avenue School and the public school average diversity score of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch (92-93)
1%
23%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Forest Avenue School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 1992-93 school year data.
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-2
  • Students: 176 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 26%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.43

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