Ignacio Cruz Early Childhood Center

  • Ignacio Cruz Early Childhood Center serves 759 students in grades Prekindergarten.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Ignacio Cruz Early Childhood Center's student population of 759 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 65 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten
Total Students759 students
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Total Classroom Teachers65 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ignacio Cruz Early Childhood Center's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ignacio Cruz Early Childhood Center is 0.13, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
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Asian
n/a
10%
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Hispanic
93%
27%
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Black
4%
16%
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White
3%
45%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ignacio Cruz Early Childhood Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.130.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePerth Amboy Public School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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