38 Dodge Street
Bayonne, NJ 07002
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Mary J Donohoe Community School serves 471 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Mary J Donohoe Community School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (which is lower 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 58% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 57%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

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Mary J Donohoe Community School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

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School Overview

Mary J Donohoe Community School's student population of 471 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
471 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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School Rankings

Mary J Donohoe Community 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 Mary J Donohoe Community School is 0.66, 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
#1358 out of 2221 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
10%
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Hispanic
35%
29%
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Black
12%
15%
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White
46%
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
0.66
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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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 (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 471 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 54%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in NJ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 58% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.66 (Top 20%)

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