Laning Avenue School

  • Laning Avenue School serves 251 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70-74% (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 75-79% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Laning Avenue School's student population of 251 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students251 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Laning Avenue School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Laning Avenue School is 0.41, 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)
Overall School Rank#507 out of 2,236 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Laning Avenue 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)75-79%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Laning Avenue 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 Ratio13:112:1
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Asian
8%
10%
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Hispanic
11%
27%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Laning Avenue School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
2%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Laning Avenue School and the percentage of Black public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
76%
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 Laning Avenue School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.410.43
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Laning Avenue School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameVerona Public School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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