Lynn Crest Elementary School

98 Ira Avenue
Colonia, NJ 07067
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Lynn Crest Elementary School serves 334 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Lynn Crest Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (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 45-49% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 57%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Asian), which is equal to the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

Lynn Crest Elementary School's student population of 334 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
334 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
29 teachers
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School Rankings

Lynn Crest Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Lynn Crest Elementary School is 0.69, 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
#1148 out of 2221 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1
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American Indian
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Asian
31%
10%
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Hispanic
15%
29%
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Black
8%
15%
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White
44%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 334 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 56%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in NJ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.69 (Top 20%)

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