Bound Brook School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 5 public schools in Bound Brook School District, serving 1,899 students.
  • Public school in Bound Brook School District have an average math proficiency score of 17% (versus the New Jersey public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 31% (versus the 55% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in New Jersey.
  • The top ranked public schools in Bound Brook School District are Community Middle School, Lafayette Elementary School and Smalley Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the New Jersey public school average of 56% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is more than the New Jersey public school average of 12:1.

Overview

School District NameBound Brook School District
School District Websitehttp://www.bbrook.org
School District Phone Number(732)356-2500
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NJ)
# of Schools5 Schools2,593 Schools
# of Students1,899 Students1,370,037 Students
# of Teachers148 Teachers113,509 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1

District Comparison

  • Bound Brook 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 2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 75-79% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NJ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bound Brook   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)
17%
55%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bound Brook   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 Rate75-79%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Bound Brook   School District and public school graduation rate of NJ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.450.70
# of American Indian Students2 Students1,764 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students18 Students139,807 Students
% Asian Students
1%
10%
# of Hispanic Students1,377 Students387,558 Students
% Hispanic Students
72%
29%
# of Black Students193 Students205,579 Students
% Black Students
10%
15%
# of White Students262 Students605,321 Students
% White Students
14%
44%
# of Hawaiian Students14 Students2,908 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
1%
n/a
# of Two or more races Students33 Students27,100 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:8840,174
# of Students in Kindergarten:13690,834
# of Students in 1st Grade:12694,517
# of Students in 2nd Grade:12794,807
# of Students in 3rd Grade:14398,088
# of Students in 4th Grade:12499,118
# of Students in 5th Grade:118100,315
# of Students in 6th Grade:11699,690
# of Students in 7th Grade:13298,862
# of Students in 8th Grade:109100,569
# of Students in 9th Grade:193103,043
# of Students in 10th Grade:150100,115
# of Students in 11th Grade:13398,802
# of Students in 12th Grade:11997,710
# of Ungraded Students:8553,393

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $16,036 in this school district is less than the state average of $20,997. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $15,973 is less than the state average of $21,189. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NJ)
Total Revenue$26 MM$19 MM
This chart display total revenue of Bound Brook   School District and average revenue for each school distric in NJ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$26 MM$19 MM
This chart display total spending of Bound Brook   School District and average spending for each school distric in NJ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$16,036$20,997
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Bound Brook   School District and average revenue per public school student in NJ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$15,973$21,189
This chart display average spending per public school student in Bound Brook   School District and average spending per public school student in NJ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Bound Brook School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Bound Brook High School Math: 9% | Reading: 32%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    111 West Union Avenue
    Bound Brook, NJ 08805
    (732)652-7950

    Grades: 9-12 | 601 students
  • Community Middle School Math: 20% | Reading: 36%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    120 East Second Street
    Bound Brook, NJ 08805
    (732)852-1130

    Grades: 7-8 | 251 students
  • Lafayette Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    50 West High Street
    Bound Brook, NJ 08805
    (732)652-7930

    Grades: 2-3 | 282 students
  • Lamonte-annex Elementary School
    330 West Second Street
    Bound Brook, NJ 08805
    (732)652-7930

    Grades: PK-1 | 388 students
  • Smalley Elementary School Math: 21% | Reading: 27%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    Cherry Ave
    Bound Brook, NJ 08805
    (732)652-7940

    Grades: 4-6 | 377 students
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