Grace Wilday Junior High School

  • Grace Wilday Junior High School serves 431 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25% (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 45% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 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%.

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School Overview

  • Grace Wilday Junior High School's student population of 431 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 26% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students431 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Grace Wilday Junior High School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Grace Wilday Junior High School is 0.53, which is more 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#1600 out of 2,236 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
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Asian
1%
10%
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Hispanic
39%
27%
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Black
57%
16%
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White
3%
45%
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Diversity Score0.530.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRoselle Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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