Asbury Park School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 5 public schools in Asbury Park School District, serving 1,993 students. Asbury Park School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New Jersey.
Public schools in Asbury Park School District have an average math proficiency score of 7% (versus the New Jersey public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 15% (versus the 55% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in New Jersey.
The top ranked public schools in Asbury Park School District are Asbury Park High School, Thurgood Marshall Elementary School and Dr. Martin Luther King Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the New Jersey public school average of 56% (majority Hispanic).
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is less than the New Jersey public school average of 12:1.

Overview

School District NameAsbury Park School District
School District Websitehttp://www.asburypark.k12.nj.us
School District Phone Number(732) 776-2606
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NJ)
# of Schools5 Schools2,593 Schools
# of Students1,993 Students1,370,037 Students
# of Teachers212 Teachers113,509 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:112:1

District Comparison

Asbury Park School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 654 school districts in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 80-84% has increased from 50-54% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#652 out of 655 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Asbury Park   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Asbury Park   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of NJ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
6%
55%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Asbury Park   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of NJ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
80-84%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Asbury Park   School District and public school graduation rate of NJ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.520.70
# of American Indian Studentsn/a1,764 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students4 Students139,807 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
10%
# of Hispanic Students823 Students387,558 Students
% Hispanic Students
42%
29%
# of Black Students1,119 Students205,579 Students
% Black Students
56%
15%
# of White Students44 Students605,321 Students
% White Students
2%
44%
# of Hawaiian Students3 Students2,908 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Studentsn/a27,100 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:40240,174
# of Students in Kindergarten:10590,834
# of Students in 1st Grade:13094,517
# of Students in 2nd Grade:9294,807
# of Students in 3rd Grade:15898,088
# of Students in 4th Grade:15999,118
# of Students in 5th Grade:112100,315
# of Students in 6th Grade:11199,690
# of Students in 7th Grade:10498,862
# of Students in 8th Grade:103100,569
# of Students in 9th Grade:131103,043
# of Students in 10th Grade:91100,115
# of Students in 11th Grade:6598,802
# of Students in 12th Grade:7197,710
# of Ungraded Students:15953,393

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $43,157 is higher than the state median of $24,433. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $42,965 is higher than the state median of $24,452. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (NJ)
Total Revenue$86 MM$23 MM
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Spending$86 MM$23 MM
This chart display total spending of Asbury Park   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$43,157$24,433
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Asbury Park   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$42,965$24,452
This chart display average spending per public school student in Asbury Park   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Asbury Park School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Asbury Park High School Math: 11% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1001 Sunset Avenue
    Asbury Park, NJ 07712
    (732) 776-2638

    Grades: 9-12 | 415 students
  • Thurgood Marshall Elementary School Math: ≤5% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    600 Monroe Avenue
    Asbury Park, NJ 07712
    (732) 776-2660

    Grades: PK-5 | 440 students
  • Dr. Martin Luther King Middle School Math: 6% | Reading: 12%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1200 Bangs Avenue
    Asbury Park, NJ 07712
    (732) 776-2559

    Grades: 6-8 | 349 students
  • Bradley Elementary School Math: ≤5% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1100 Third Avenue
    Asbury Park, NJ 07712
    (732) 776-3100

    Grades: PK-5 | 427 students
  • Barack Obama Elementary School Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1300 Bangs Avenue
    Asbury Park, NJ 07712
    (732) 776-2545

    Grades: PK-5 | 362 students
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