Kelly Elementary School

  • Kelly Elementary School serves 456 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (which is higher 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 60-64% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Kelly Elementary School's student population of 456 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 23% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students456 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kelly Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Kelly Elementary School is 0.70, 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#643 out of 2,236 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kelly 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)60-64%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kelly 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 Ratio10:112:1
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Asian
4%
10%
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Hispanic
38%
27%
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Black
35%
16%
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White
18%
45%
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Two or more races
5%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kelly Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.700.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWest Orange Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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