East Orange School District

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Elementary
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Pre-K
(12)
Pre-K
(12)
 
  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 20 public schools managed by East Orange School District serving 9,222 students in East Orange, New Jersey.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the New Jersey state average of 54%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is less than the state average of 12:1.

East Orange School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • East Orange Althea Gibson Academy
    490 William Street, William S
    East Orange, NJ 07017
    (973)266-7017

    Grades: PK-K | 139 students
  • East Orange Benjamin Banneker Academy
    500 South Clinton Street
    East Orange, NJ 07018
    (973)266-4320

    Grades: PK-5 | 431 students
  • East Orange Cicely L. Tyson Community Elementary School
    45 North Arlington Street
    East Orange, NJ 07017
    (973)414-9222

    Grades: PK-5 | 500 students
  • East Orange Cicely L. Tyson Community Middle/High School
    35 Winans Street
    East Orange, NJ 07017
    (973)414-8600

    Grades: 6-12 | 750 students
  • East Orange Dionne Warwick Institute Elementary School
    120 Central Ave
    East Orange, NJ 07018
    (973)266-5930

    Grades: PK-5 | 489 students
  • East Orange East Orange Campus High School
    344 Prospect Street
    East Orange, NJ 07017
    (973)266-7300

    Grades: 9-12 | 1546 students
  • East Orange East Orange Stem Academy High School
    129 Renshaw Avenue
    East Orange, NJ 07017
    (973)266-5900

    Grades: 6-12 | 646 students
  • East Orange Ecole Toussaint Louverture Elementary School
    330 Central Ave
    East Orange, NJ 07018
    (973)266-5940

    Grades: PK-5 | 299 students
  • East Orange Edward T. Bowser Senior School Of Excellence
    180 Lincoln Street
    East Orange, NJ 07017
    (973)414-4170

    Grades: PK-5 | 631 students
  • East Orange George Washington Carver Institute Elementary School
    135 Glenwood Avenue
    East Orange, NJ 07017
    (973)266-5860

    Grades: PK-5 | 381 students
  • East Orange Gordon Parks Academy
    98 Greenwood Ave
    East Orange, NJ 07017
    (973)266-5950

    Grades: PK-5 | 303 students
  • East Orange J. Garfield Jackson Senior Academy
    106 Prospect Street
    East Orange, NJ 07017
    (973)266-5895

    Grades: K-5 | 268 students
  • East Orange John L. Costley Middle School
    116 Hamilton St
    East Orange, NJ 07017
    (973)266-5660

    Grades: 6 | 372 students
  • East Orange Johnnie L. Cochran Junior Academy
    190 Midland Avenue
    East Orange, NJ 07017
    (973)395-5975

    Grades: K-5 | 215 students
  • East Orange Langston Hughes Elementary School
    160 Rhode Island Avenue
    East Orange, NJ 07018
    (973)266-5870

    Grades: PK-5 | 595 students
  • East Orange Mildred Barry Garvin Elementary School
    1 Grove Place
    East Orange, NJ 07017
    (973)673-5410

    Grades: PK-5 | 366 students
  • East Orange Patrick F. Healy Middle School
    116 Hamilton St
    East Orange, NJ 07017
    (973)266-5670

    Grades: 8 | 389 students
  • East Orange Sojourner Truth Middle School
    116 Hamilton St
    East Orange, NJ 07017
    (973)266-5665

    Grades: 7 | 382 students
  • East Orange Wahlstrom Early Childhood Academy
    340 Prospect Street
    East Orange, NJ 07017
    (973)395-1210

    Grades: PK-K | 147 students
  • East Orange Whitney E. Houston Academy
    215 Dodd St
    East Orange, NJ 07017
    (973)266-5880

    Grades: PK-8 | 373 students

Overview

School District NameEast Orange School District
# of Schools20
# of Students9,222
# of Teachers825
Student : Teacher Ratio11
# of Male Students4,674
% Male Students
51%
# of Female Students4,548
% Female Students
49%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.12
# of American Indian Students7
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students13
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students590
% Hispanic Students
6%
# of Black Students8,570
% Black Students
93%
# of White Students28
% White Students
n/a
# of Hawaiian Students9
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students5
% of Two or more races Students
n/a

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:565
# of Students in Kindergarten:688
# of Students in 1st Grade:744
# of Students in 2nd Grade:729
# of Students in 3rd Grade:709
# of Students in 4th Grade:629
# of Students in 5th Grade:629
# of Students in 6th Grade:585
# of Students in 7th Grade:569
# of Students in 8th Grade:583
# of Students in 9th Grade:574
# of Students in 10th Grade:497
# of Students in 11th Grade:530
# of Students in 12th Grade:484
# of Ungraded Students:707

District Comparison

  • East Orange School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 656 school districts in New Jersey (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 75% has increased from 64% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NJ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of East Orange 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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
50%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of East Orange 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 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate
75%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of East Orange School District and public school graduation rate of NJ by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $27,591 is higher than the state average of $20,569. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $28,258 is higher than the state average of $20,942. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NJ)
Total Revenue$267 MM$19 MM
This chart display total revenue of East Orange School District and average revenue for each school distric in NJ by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending$273 MM$19 MM
This chart display total spending of East Orange School District and average spending for each school distric in NJ by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Revenue / Student$27,591$20,569
This chart display average revenue per public school student in East Orange School District and average revenue per public school student in NJ by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending / Student$28,258$20,942
This chart display average spending per public school student in East Orange School District and average spending per public school student in NJ by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
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East Orange School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.12, which is lower than the New Jersey average of 0.43. The most diverse school in the district is Edward T. Bowser Senior School Of Excellence. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Jersey or national school diversity statistics.