18 Lanning Rd
Verona, NJ 07044
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Laning Avenue School serves 248 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Laning Avenue School placed in the top 10% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 57%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

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 248 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students
248 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
18 teachers
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School Rankings

Laning Avenue School is ranked within the top 10% of all 2,221 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Laning Avenue School is 0.36, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#187 out of 2221 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
12:1
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American Indian
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Asian
5%
10%
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Hispanic
11%
29%
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Black
2%
15%
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White
79%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
1%
33%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Students: 248 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in NJ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 80-84% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.36 (Btm 50%)

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