Maywood Avenue School

  • Maywood Avenue School serves 561 students in grades 4-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65% (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 74% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Maywood Avenue School placed in the top 20% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) 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 55% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56%.

Top Placements

Maywood Avenue School places among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

  • Maywood Avenue School's student population of 561 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-8
Total Students561 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Maywood Avenue School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,234 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Maywood Avenue School is 0.68, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#435 out of 2234 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
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Asian
16%
10%
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Hispanic
30%
28%
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Black
9%
15%
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White
45%
44%
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Diversity Score0.680.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMaywood School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Maywood Maywood Campus Special Education School
    Grades: PK-5 | 171 students
    0.1 miles
    404 Maywood Avenue
    Maywood, NJ 07607
    (201)845-8818
    0.1 PK-5 171
  • Hackensack Nellie K. Parker
    Grades: PK-4 | 613 students
    0.6 miles
    261 Maple Hill Dr
    Hackensack, NJ 07601
    (201)646-8020
    0.6 PK-4 613
  • Maywood Memorial
    Grades: PK-3 | 419 students
    0.7 miles
    764 Grant Ave
    Maywood, NJ 07607
    (201)845-9113
    0.7 PK-3 419
  • Rochelle Park Midland School #1
    Grades: PK-8 | 477 students
    0.8 miles
    300 Rochelle Ave
    Rochelle Park, NJ 07662
    (201)843-3120
    0.8 PK-8 477
  • Hackensack Fairmount
    Grades: PK-4 | 594 students
    1.0 miles
    105 Grand Avenue
    Hackensack, NJ 07601
    (201)646-7890
    1.0 PK-4 594

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