Monument Elementary School (Closed 2016)

145 Pennington Avenue
Trenton, NJ 08618
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Monument Elementary School served 351 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 10-14% (which was lower than the New Jersey state average of 36%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 10-14% (which was lower than the New Jersey state average of 47%) for the 2014-15 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 was equal to the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment was 99% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students351 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Monument Elementary School by grade.

School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
10-14%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Monument Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
10-14%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Monument Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
10%
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Hispanic
12%
29%
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Black
86%
15%
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White
1%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Monument Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score
0.250.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Monument Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Monument Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTrenton Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Monument Elementary School is Trenton Central High School - West Campus (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Luis Munoz-rivera Middle School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Trenton Luis Munoz-rivera Middle School Math: 8% | Reading: 17%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 447 students
    0.4 miles
    400 N Montgomery Street
    Trenton, NJ 08618
    (609) 656-4840
    0.4 6-8 447
  • Trenton Gregory Elementary School Math: 6% | Reading: 14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 538 students
    0.5 miles
    500 Rutherford Avenue
    Trenton, NJ 08618
    (609) 656-4740
    0.5 K-5 538
  • Trenton Trenton Central High School - West Campus Math: ≤1% | Reading: 12%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 761 students
    0.6 miles
    1001 West State St
    Trenton, NJ 08618
    (609) 656-4770
    0.6 9-12 761
  • Trenton Daylight/twilight High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 345 students
    0.8 miles
    501 Edgewood Avenue
    Trenton, NJ 08618
    (609) 656-4850
    0.8 9-12 345
  • Trenton Grant Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 503 students
    0.8 miles
    159 N Clinton Avenue
    Trenton, NJ 08609
    (609) 656-4730
    0.8 PK-5 503
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