Miller Street School At Spencer

  • Miller Street School At Spencer serves 468 students in grades PK-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the NJ average of 12:1.
  • Miller Street School At Spencer operates within the Newark Public School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 468 students has declined by 14% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 18% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-8
Total Students468 students
Miller Street School At Spencer Total Students (1987-2015)
Gender %Miller Street School At Spencer Gender
Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
Miller Street School At Spencer Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeMiller Street School At Spencer Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
Miller Street School At Spencer Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Hispanic
51%
25%
Miller Street School At Spencer Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
49%
16%
Miller Street School At Spencer Black Students (1990-2015)
White
n/a
48%
Miller Street School At Spencer White Students (1995-2014)
All Ethnic GroupsMiller Street School At Spencer All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.500.68
Miller Street School At Spencer Diversity Score (1990-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
77%
31%
Miller Street School At Spencer Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
1%
5%
Miller Street School At Spencer Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Newark Public School District's student population of 31,351 students has decreased by 11% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $30,860 is higher than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $31,744 is higher than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameNewark Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
63
2
Number of Students Managed31,351954
Newark Public School District Students Managed (1989-2015)
District Total Revenue$1,098 MM$20 MM
Newark Public School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending$1,130 MM$20 MM
Newark Public School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student$30,860$19,116
Newark Public School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student$31,744$19,190
Newark Public School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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