Geraldine O Foster Early Childhood Center

  • Geraldine O Foster Early Childhood Center serves 396 students in grades Prekindergarten.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 54%.

School Overview

  • Geraldine O Foster Early Childhood Center's student population of 396 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten
Total Students396 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Geraldine O Foster Early Childhood Center's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Geraldine O Foster Early Childhood Center is 0.42, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rankn/a
29%
Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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Hispanic
73%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Geraldine O Foster Early Childhood Center and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
22%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Geraldine O Foster Early Childhood Center and the percentage of Black public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
4%
46%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Geraldine O Foster Early Childhood Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.420.43
This chart display the diversity score of Geraldine O Foster Early Childhood Center and the public school average diversity score of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Geraldine O Foster Early Childhood Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Geraldine O Foster Early Childhood Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBridgeton City School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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