Avalon School District

For the 2022 school year, there is 1 public school serving 73 students in Avalon School District. This district's average testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in New Jersey.
Public School in Avalon School District have an average math proficiency score of 42% (versus the New Jersey public school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 77% (versus the 57% statewide average).
The top ranked public school in Avalon School District is Avalon Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Avalon School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New Jersey.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the New Jersey public school average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Avalon School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in New Jersey for:

Category
Attribute
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Avalon School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
05 - 08
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (NJ)
# Schools
1 School
2,589 Schools
# Students
73 Students
1,368,839 Students
# Teachers
12 Teachers
113,443 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
6:1

District Rank

Avalon School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 649 school districts in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (NJ)
Overall District Rank
#243 out of 652 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Avalon   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Avalon   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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
57%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Avalon   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 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.20
0.70
# American Indian Students
n/a
1,760 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
n/a
139,739 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
10%
# Hispanic Students
7 Students
387,031 Students
% Hispanic Students
10%
29%
# Black Students
1 Student
204,931 Students
% Black Students
1%
15%
# White Students
65 Students
604,841 Students
% White Students
89%
44%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
2,901 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
n/a
27,046 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
2%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
20
40,051
# Students in K Grade:
-
90,544
# Students in 1st Grade:
-
94,273
# Students in 2nd Grade:
-
94,673
# Students in 3rd Grade:
-
98,054
# Students in 4th Grade:
-
99,080
# Students in 5th Grade:
20
100,288
# Students in 6th Grade:
14
99,644
# Students in 7th Grade:
12
98,805
# Students in 8th Grade:
7
100,512
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
102,995
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
100,075
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
98,766
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
97,749
# Ungraded Students:
-
53,330

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $74,603 is higher than the state median of $25,776. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $73,973 is higher than the state median of $25,387. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (NJ)
Total Revenue
$5 MM
$24 MM
This chart display total revenue of Avalon   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in NJ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$5 MM
$24 MM
This chart display total spending of Avalon   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in NJ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$74,603
$25,776
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Avalon   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in NJ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$73,973
$25,387
This chart display average spending per public school student in Avalon   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in NJ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Avalon School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Avalon Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
235 32nd Street
Avalon, NJ 08202
(609) 967-7544
Grades: 5-8
| 73 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 05 - 08
  • Students: 73 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 6:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 11%
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50% in NJ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-44%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75-79% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.20

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