Louverture-lafayette School No. 6

  • Louverture-lafayette School No. 6 serves 977 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 19% (which is lower 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 23% (which is lower 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 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

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Louverture-lafayette School No. 6 places among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

  • Louverture-lafayette School No. 6's student population of 977 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 76 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students977 students
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Total Classroom Teachers76 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Louverture-lafayette School No. 6's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Louverture-lafayette School No. 6 is 0.51, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#1933 out of 2,236 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
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Asian
1%
10%
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Hispanic
64%
27%
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Black
28%
16%
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White
7%
45%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Louverture-lafayette School No. 6.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.510.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Louverture-lafayette School No. 6 and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louverture-lafayette School No. 6 and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameElizabeth Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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