Milton Avenue School

2.00 5 1 (1 review)
Tel: (973)457-2508
  • Milton Avenue School serves 356 students in grades PK-3.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the NJ average of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 54%.
  • Milton Avenue School operates within the The Of The Chathams School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 356 students has declined by 8% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2014)
Grades OfferedGrades PK-3
Total Students356 students
Milton Avenue School Total Students (1991-2016)
Gender %Milton Avenue School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
Milton Avenue School Total Teachers (1991-2016)
Students by GradeMilton Avenue School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.38 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
Milton Avenue School Student Teacher Ratio (1991-2016)
Asian
10%
10%
Milton Avenue School Asian Students (1991-2016)
Hispanic
5%
26%
Milton Avenue School Black Students (1994-2016)
Black
n/a
16%
Milton Avenue School Black Students (1995-2013)
White
78%
46%
Milton Avenue School White Students (1991-2016)
Two or more races
7%
2%
Milton Avenue School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsMilton Avenue School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.380.69
Milton Avenue School Diversity Score (1991-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
1%
33%
Milton Avenue School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2016)

District Comparison

  • The Of The Chathams School District's student population of 4,156 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $14,869 in this district is less than the state average of $20,569. The district revenue/student has declined by 11% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,118 is less than the state average of $20,942. The district spending/student has declined by 14% over four years.
School District NameThe Of The Chathams School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
2
Number of Students Managed4,156921
The Of The Chathams School District Students Managed (1990-2016)
District Total Revenue$61 MM$19 MM
The Of The Chathams School District District Total Revenue (1996-2016)
District Spending$58 MM$19 MM
The Of The Chathams School District District Spending (1996-2016)
District Revenue / Student$14,869$20,569
The Of The Chathams School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2016)
District Spending / Student$14,118$20,942
The Of The Chathams School District District Spending / Student (1995-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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School Reviews

2  2/14/2015
This school is unsupportive if you are a working parent. The administration is very rude and not helpful, and frankly it is annoying to be talked down to every time you have a question. The teachers are great, but the curriculum is very unexciting and they are not concerned with developing individual growth. They are more concerned with test scores to keep their rating (and funding) high, than helping the students themselves. I do not think it deserves it's reputation. We are actually transferring to a private school with better academics and a better staff.
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