Orange Board Of Education School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 11 public schools in Orange Board Of Education School District, serving 5,129 students.
  • Public school in Orange Board Of Education School District have an average math proficiency score of 18% (versus the New Jersey public school average of 41%), and reading proficiency score of 31% (versus the 53% 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 Orange Board Of Education School District are Forest Street Elementary School, Heywood Avenue Elementary School and Park Avenue Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% 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 11:1 is less than the New Jersey public school average of 12:1.

Overview

School District NameOrange Board Of Education School District
School District Websitehttp://www.orange.k12.nj.us
School District Phone Number(973)677-4000
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NJ)
# of Schools11 Schools2,593 Schools
# of Students5,129 Students1,370,037 Students
# of Teachers445 Teachers113,509 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1

District Comparison

  • Orange Board Of Education School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 644 school districts in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 91% has increased from 67% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NJ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
41%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Orange Board Of Education   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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
53%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Orange Board Of Education   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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
91%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Orange Board Of Education   School District and public school graduation rate of NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.480.70
# of American Indian Students1 Student1,764 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students14 Students139,807 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
10%
# of Hispanic Students1,889 Students387,558 Students
% Hispanic Students
37%
29%
# of Black Students3,189 Students205,579 Students
% Black Students
62%
15%
# of White Students17 Students605,321 Students
% White Students
n/a
44%
# of Hawaiian Students2 Students2,908 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students17 Students27,100 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:33140,174
# of Students in Kindergarten:42590,834
# of Students in 1st Grade:42494,517
# of Students in 2nd Grade:38594,807
# of Students in 3rd Grade:43498,088
# of Students in 4th Grade:36799,118
# of Students in 5th Grade:390100,315
# of Students in 6th Grade:39599,690
# of Students in 7th Grade:31598,862
# of Students in 8th Grade:305100,569
# of Students in 9th Grade:271103,043
# of Students in 10th Grade:316100,115
# of Students in 11th Grade:29298,802
# of Students in 12th Grade:27797,710
# of Ungraded Students:20253,393

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $25,038 is higher 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 $24,352 is higher 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$118 MM$19 MM
This chart display total revenue of Orange Board Of Education   School District and average revenue for each school distric in NJ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$114 MM$19 MM
This chart display total spending of Orange Board Of Education   School District and average spending for each school distric in NJ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$25,038$20,997
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Orange Board Of Education   School District and average revenue per public school student in NJ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$24,352$21,189
This chart display average spending per public school student in Orange Board Of Education   School District and average spending per public school student in NJ by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Orange Board Of Education School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Career And Innovation Academy Of Orange Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: PS%
    123 Cleveland Street
    Orange, NJ 07050
    (973)673-0746

    Grades: 9-12 | 22 students
  • Cleveland Street Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    355 Cleveland St
    Orange, NJ 07050
    (973)677-4100

    Grades: PK-7 | 292 students
  • Forest Street Elementary School Math: 22% | Reading: 45%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    651 Forest St
    Orange, NJ 07050
    (973)677-4120

    Grades: PK-7 | 382 students
  • Heywood Avenue Elementary School Math: 26% | Reading: 39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    421 Heywood Ave
    Orange, NJ 07050
    (973)677-4105

    Grades: PK-7 | 364 students
  • Lincoln Avenue Elementary School Math: 13% | Reading: 33%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    216 Lincoln Ave
    Orange, NJ 07050
    (973)677-4130

    Grades: PK-7 | 708 students
  • Oakwood Avenue Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    135 Oakwood Ave
    Orange, NJ 07050
    (973)677-4095

    Grades: PK-7 | 234 students
  • Orange Early Childhood Center
    397 Park Avenue
    Orange, NJ 07050
    (973)677-4000

    Grades: PK | 173 students
  • Orange High School Math: 8% | Reading: 26%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    400 Lincoln Ave
    Orange, NJ 07050
    (973)677-4050

    Grades: 9-12 | 960 students
  • Orange Preparatory Academy Math: 18% | Reading: 31%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    400 Central Ave
    Orange, NJ 07050
    (973)677-4135

    Grades: 8-9 | 559 students
  • Park Avenue Elementary School Math: 22% | Reading: 30%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    231 Park Ave
    Orange, NJ 07050
    (973)677-4124

    Grades: PK-8 | 455 students
  • Rosa Parks/central Community School Math: 23% | Reading: 29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    369 Main Street
    Orange, NJ 07050
    (973)677-4000

    Grades: PK-7 | 980 students
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