Garfield East Elementary School

  • Garfield East Elementary School serves 373 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 15-19% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Garfield East Elementary School's student population of 373 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 433% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students373 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Garfield East Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#2000 out of 2,236 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Garfield East Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio23:112:1
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Asian
1%
10%
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Hispanic
13%
27%
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Black
82%
16%
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White
3%
45%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Garfield East Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.310.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Garfield East Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWillingboro Public School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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