250 Broadway
Elizabethport, NJ 07206
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
George Washington Academy School No. 1 serves 564 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
George Washington Academy School No. 1 placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 43% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 57%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 59% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

George Washington Academy School No. 1's student population of 564 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
564 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
47 teachers
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School Rankings

George Washington Academy School No. 1 is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,221 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of George Washington Academy School No. 1 is 0.52, 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)
Overall Testing Rank
#1898 out of 2221 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
10%
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Hispanic
61%
31%
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Black
33%
15%
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White
4%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.52
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 564 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in NJ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 15% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 43% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.52

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