John M. Bailey Community School

  • John M. Bailey Community School serves 658 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 41% (which is equal to the New Jersey state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 53% (which is equal to the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • John M. Bailey Community School's student population of 658 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students658 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

  • John M. Bailey Community School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of John M. Bailey Community School is 0.65, 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#1490 out of 2,236 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of John M. Bailey Community 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 Ratio14:112:1
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Asian
5%
10%
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Hispanic
43%
27%
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Black
9%
16%
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White
40%
45%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in John M. Bailey Community School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.650.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBayonne School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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