Mckenzie School

125 Carlton Avenue
East Rutherford, NJ 07073
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Mckenzie School serves 477 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Mckenzie School placed in the top 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 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 65-69% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 57%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

Mckenzie School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

Mckenzie School's student population of 477 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students477 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Rankings

Mckenzie School is ranked within the top 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 Mckenzie School is 0.73, which is more 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 Testing Rank
#743 out of 2221 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
28%
10%
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Hispanic
35%
29%
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Black
5%
15%
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White
27%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.730.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEast Rutherford School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Mckenzie School is Union School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Frank W. Gavlak Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Wallington Frank W. Gavlak Elementary School Math: 57% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 462 students
    0.7 miles
    106 King St
    Wallington, NJ 07057
    (973) 777-4420
    0.7 K-6 462
  • Rutherford Union School Math: 58% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-9 | 398 students
    0.7 miles
    359 Union Ave
    Rutherford, NJ 07070
    (201) 438-7675
    0.7 6-9 398
  • Wallington Wallington Junior Senior High School Math: 30% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 567 students
    0.7 miles
    234 Main Ave
    Wallington, NJ 07057
    (973) 777-0808
    0.7 7-12 567
  • Passaic Mario Drago School No. 3 Math: 24% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 787 students
    0.8 miles
    155 Van Houten Ave.
    Passaic, NJ 07055
    (973) 470-5503
    0.8 PK-6 787
  • Wallington Jefferson (annex) Elementary School Math: 40-49% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-3 | 248 students
    0.9 miles
    6 Bond Street
    Wallington, NJ 07057
    (973) 836-4700
    0.9 K-3 248

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