Heywood Avenue Elementary School

  • Heywood Avenue Elementary School serves 374 students in grades Prekindergarten-7.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 26% (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 39% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.

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School Overview

  • Heywood Avenue Elementary School's student population of 374 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-7
Total Students374 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Heywood Avenue Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Heywood Avenue Elementary School is 0.25, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. 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#1741 out of 2,236 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Heywood Avenue Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Heywood Avenue 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 Ratio11:112:1
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Asian
n/a
10%
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Hispanic
13%
27%
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Black
86%
16%
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White
n/a
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Heywood Avenue Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Heywood Avenue Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.25n/a
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Heywood Avenue Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Heywood Avenue 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 NameOrange Board Of Education School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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