Joseph M. Ferraina Early Childhood Learning Center

  • Joseph M. Ferraina Early Childhood Learning Center serves 348 students in grades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 54%.

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School Overview

  • Joseph M. Ferraina Early Childhood Learning Center's student population of 348 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
Total Students348 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Joseph M. Ferraina Early Childhood Learning Center's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Joseph M. Ferraina Early Childhood Learning Center is 0.66, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
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Asian
n/a
10%
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Hispanic
42%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Joseph M. Ferraina Early Childhood Learning Center and the percentage of Hispanic students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
16%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Joseph M. Ferraina Early Childhood Learning Center and the percentage of Black students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
38%
46%
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Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Joseph M. Ferraina Early Childhood Learning Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.660.43
This chart display the diversity score of Joseph M. Ferraina Early Childhood Learning Center and the average diversity score of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Joseph M. Ferraina Early Childhood Learning Center and the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Joseph M. Ferraina Early Childhood Learning Center and the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLong Branch Public School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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