Bloomfield Township School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 11 public schools serving 6,119 students in Bloomfield Township School District. This district's average testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in New Jersey.
Public Schools in Bloomfield Township School District have an average math proficiency score of 41% (versus the New Jersey public school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 57% (versus the 57% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Bloomfield Township School District are Oak View Elementary School, Brookdale Elementary School and Demarest Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Bloomfield Township School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New Jersey.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the New Jersey public school average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Bloomfield Township School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (NJ)
# Schools
11 Schools
2,564 Schools
# Students
6,119 Students
1,342,156 Students
# Teachers
563 Teachers
115,003 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1

District Rank

Bloomfield Township School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 648 school districts in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90% has increased from 89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (NJ)
Overall District Rank
#388 out of 652 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Bloomfield Township   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bloomfield Township   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)
57%
57%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bloomfield Township   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.
Graduation Rate
90%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Bloomfield Township   School District and public school graduation rate of NJ by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.70
0.71
# American Indian Students
11 Students
2,095 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
407 Students
141,159 Students
% Asian Students
7%
10%
# Hispanic Students
2,669 Students
412,704 Students
% Hispanic Students
43%
31%
# Black Students
1,394 Students
198,944 Students
% Black Students
23%
15%
# White Students
1,510 Students
550,269 Students
% White Students
25%
41%
# Hawaiian Students
89 Students
2,646 Students
% Hawaiian Students
1%
n/a
# Two or more races Students
38 Students
34,254 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
88
37,500
# Students in K Grade:
418
82,457
# Students in 1st Grade:
382
90,889
# Students in 2nd Grade:
397
91,259
# Students in 3rd Grade:
449
92,196
# Students in 4th Grade:
410
93,838
# Students in 5th Grade:
436
94,854
# Students in 6th Grade:
439
98,507
# Students in 7th Grade:
496
100,214
# Students in 8th Grade:
496
102,176
# Students in 9th Grade:
494
102,349
# Students in 10th Grade:
485
100,975
# Students in 11th Grade:
442
100,074
# Students in 12th Grade:
437
99,076
# Ungraded Students:
250
55,792

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $19,533 in this school district is less than the state median of $26,132. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $19,179 is less than the state median of $25,552. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (NJ)
Total Revenue
$120 MM
$24 MM
This chart display total revenue of Bloomfield Township   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in NJ by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending
$117 MM
$24 MM
This chart display total spending of Bloomfield Township   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in NJ by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$19,533
$26,132
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Bloomfield Township   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in NJ by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$19,179
$25,552
This chart display average spending per public school student in Bloomfield Township   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in NJ by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Bloomfield Township School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Oak View Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
150 Garrabrant Avenue
Bloomfield, NJ 07003
(973) 680-8590
Grades: PK-6
| 337 students
Rank: #22.
Brookdale Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1230 Broad Street
Bloomfield, NJ 07003
(973) 680-8520
Grades: K-6
| 319 students
Rank: #33.
Demarest Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
465 Broughton Ave
Bloomfield, NJ 07003
(973) 680-8510
Grades: K-6
| 480 students
Rank: #44.
Franklin Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
85 Curtis Street
Bloomfield, NJ 07003
(973) 680-8560
Grades: K-6
| 350 students
Rank: #55.
Bloomfield Middle School
Math: 43% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
60 Huck Road
Bloomfield, NJ 07003
(973) 680-8620
Grades: 7-8
| 1,025 students
Rank: #66.
Fairview Elementary School
Math: 47% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
376 Berkeley Avenue
Bloomfield, NJ 07003
(973) 680-8550
Grades: PK-6
| 469 students
Rank: #77.
Carteret Elementary School
Math: 38% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
158 Grove Street
Bloomfield, NJ 07003
(973) 680-8580
Grades: K-6
| 387 students
Rank: #88.
Bloomfield High School
Math: 26% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(3)
160 Broad Street
Bloomfield, NJ 07003
(973) 680-8500
Grades: 9-12
| 1,909 students
Rank: #99.
Watsessing Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
71 Prospect Street
Bloomfield, NJ 07003
(973) 680-8570
Grades: K-6
| 276 students
Rank: #1010.
Berkeley Elementary School
Math: 23% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
351 Bloomfield Ave
Bloomfield, NJ 07003
(973) 680-8540
Grades: K-6
| 444 students
Rank: n/an/a
The Early Childhood Center @ Forest Glen
Special Education School
(2)
280 Davey Street
Bloomfield, NJ 07003
(973) 680-8698
Grades: PK
| 123 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Bloomfield Township School District
  • 155 Broad Street, Bloomfield, NJ, 07003
  • (973) 680-8500
  • bloomfield.k12.nj.us
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 6,119 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 75%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90% (Btm 50% in NJ)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 41% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 57% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.70

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