Forest Avenue School

287 Forest Ave
Glen Ridge, NJ 07028
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Forest Avenue School serves 188 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 60% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-2
  • Enrollment: 188 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 25%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

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School Overview

Forest Avenue School's student population of 188 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students
188 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
13 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Forest Avenue School is 0.42, 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
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State Level (NJ)
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
10%
10%
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Hispanic
6%
32%
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Black
2%
15%
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White
75%
40%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch (92-93)
1%
23%
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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 schools are Forest Avenue School often compared to?
Forest Avenue Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Linden Avenue School by visitors of our site.
How many students attend Forest Avenue School?
188 students attend Forest Avenue School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
75% of Forest Avenue School students are White, 10% of students are Asian, 6% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Black, and 2% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Forest Avenue School?
Forest Avenue School has a student ration of 14:1, which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 11:1.
What grades does Forest Avenue School offer ?
Forest Avenue School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-2
What school district is Forest Avenue School part of?
Forest Avenue School is part of Glen Ridge Public School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-2
  • Enrollment: 188 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 25%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

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