Grant Elementary School

159 N Clinton Avenue
Trenton, NJ 08609
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Grant Elementary School serves 503 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Grant Elementary School 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 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 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Grant Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

Grant Elementary School's student population of 503 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students503 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

Grant Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,239 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Grant Elementary School is 0.47, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#2114 out of 2239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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10%
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Hispanic
65%
29%
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Black
33%
15%
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White
1%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.470.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTrenton Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Grant Elementary School is Trenton Central High School - Main Campus (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Luis Munoz-rivera Middle School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Trenton Luis Munoz-rivera Middle School Math: 8% | Reading: 17%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 447 students
    0.4 miles
    400 N Montgomery Street
    Trenton, NJ 08618
    (609) 656-4840
    0.4 6-8 447
  • Trenton P.j. Hill Elementary School Math: 12% | Reading: 16%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 815 students
    0.6 miles
    1010 East State Street
    Trenton, NJ 08609
    (609) 656-4980
    0.6 PK-5 815
  • Trenton Robbins Elementary School Math: 12% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 544 students
    0.6 miles
    283 Tyler Street
    Trenton, NJ 08609
    (609) 656-4910
    0.6 K-5 544
  • Trenton Trenton Central High School - Main Campus Math: 5% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,684 student
    0.6 miles
    171 Division Street
    Trenton, NJ 08611
    (609) 278-7260
    0.6 9-12 1,684
  • Trenton Foundation Academy Charter School Charter School
    Math: 45% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 1,036 student
    0.8 miles
    363 West State Street
    Trenton, NJ 08608
    (609) 920-9200
    0.8 K-12 1,036

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