Laning Avenue School

18 Lanning Rd
Verona, NJ 07044
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Laning Avenue School serves 225 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Laning Avenue School placed in the top 30% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 26%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 47%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 60% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 225 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 17%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in NJ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Laning Avenue School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

Laning Avenue School's student population of 225 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students
225 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
19 teachers
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School Rankings

Laning Avenue School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,183 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Laning Avenue School is 0.31, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#640 out of 2183 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
26%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
10%
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Hispanic
6%
32%
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Black
3%
15%
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White
83%
40%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.31
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Eligible for Free Lunch
1%
30%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Laning Avenue School's ranking?
Laning Avenue School is ranked #640 out of 2,183 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in New Jersey.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
30-34% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 26% NJ state average), while 55-59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% NJ state average).
How many students attend Laning Avenue School?
225 students attend Laning Avenue School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
83% of Laning Avenue School students are White, 6% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Asian, 3% of students are Black, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Laning Avenue School?
Laning Avenue School has a student ration of 12:1, which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 11:1.
What grades does Laning Avenue School offer ?
Laning Avenue School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-4
What school district is Laning Avenue School part of?
Laning Avenue School is part of Verona Public School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 225 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 17%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

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