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 lower than the NJ average of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 52%.
  • Miller Street School At Spencer operates within the Newark Public School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 468 students has grown by 8% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 25% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 468 students
Miller Street School At Spencer Total Students (1987-2015)
Gender % Miller Street School At Spencer Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Miller Street School At Spencer Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Miller Street School At Spencer Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.50 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 13:1
Miller Street School At Spencer Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
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)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Miller Street School At Spencer Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Miller Street School At Spencer All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NJ 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.
0.50 0.42
Miller Street School At Spencer Diversity Score (1987-2015)
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 (1991-2015)
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 (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Newark Public School District's student population of 31,351 students has decreased by 11% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $31,788 is higher than the state average of $21,422. The district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $31,960 is higher than the state average of $21,053. The district spending/student has grown by 10% over four years.
School District Name Newark Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
63
2
Number of Students Managed 31,351 954
Newark Public School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $1,112 MM $20 MM
Newark Public School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $1,118 MM $20 MM
Newark Public School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $31,788 $21,422
Newark Public School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $31,960 $21,053
Newark Public School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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