Orange Board Of Education School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 11 public schools serving 5,129 students in Orange Board Of Education School District. This district's average testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in New Jersey.
Public Schools in Orange Board Of Education School District have an average math proficiency score of 28% (versus the New Jersey public school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 39% (versus the 57% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Orange Board Of Education School District are Forest Street Elementary School, Heywood Avenue Elementary School and Rosa Parks/central Community School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Orange Board Of Education School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New Jersey.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the New Jersey public school average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

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
2018-2019 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NJ)
# of Schools11 Schools2,590 Schools
# of Students5,129 Students1,369,084 Students
# of Teachers445 Teachers113,426 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1

District Rank

Orange Board Of Education School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 650 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 86% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NJ)
Overall District Rank
#556 out of 652 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Orange Board Of Education   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
44%
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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
57%
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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
90%
90%
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Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.480.70
# of American Indian Students1 Student1,762 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students14 Students139,787 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
10%
# of Hispanic Students1,889 Students387,361 Students
% Hispanic Students
37%
29%
# of Black Students3,189 Students205,362 Students
% Black Students
62%
15%
# of White Students17 Students604,863 Students
% White Students
n/a
44%
# of Hawaiian Students2 Students2,901 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students17 Students27,048 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:33140,051
# of Students in Kindergarten:42590,544
# of Students in 1st Grade:42494,273
# of Students in 2nd Grade:38594,673
# of Students in 3rd Grade:43498,054
# of Students in 4th Grade:36799,080
# of Students in 5th Grade:390100,288
# 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:20253,330

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $22,740 in this school district is less than the state median of $24,804. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $22,090 is less than the state median of $24,862. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (NJ)
Total Revenue$117 MM$23 MM
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Spending$113 MM$23 MM
This chart display total spending of Orange Board Of Education   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$22,740$24,804
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Orange Board Of Education   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$22,090$24,862
This chart display average spending per public school student in Orange Board Of Education   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Best Orange Board Of Education School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Forest Street Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    651 Forest St
    Orange, NJ 07050
    (973) 677-4120

    Grades: PK-7 | 382 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Heywood Avenue Elementary School Math: 37% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    421 Heywood Ave
    Orange, NJ 07050
    (973) 677-4105

    Grades: PK-7 | 364 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Rosa Parks/central Community School Math: 34% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    369 Main Street
    Orange, NJ 07050
    (973) 677-4000

    Grades: PK-7 | 980 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Orange Preparatory Academy Math: 31% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    400 Central Ave
    Orange, NJ 07050
    (973) 677-4135

    Grades: 8-9 | 559 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Lincoln Avenue Elementary School Math: 26% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    216 Lincoln Ave
    Orange, NJ 07050
    (973) 677-4130

    Grades: PK-7 | 708 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Cleveland Street Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    355 Cleveland St
    Orange, NJ 07050
    (973) 677-4100

    Grades: PK-7 | 292 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Park Avenue Elementary School Math: 22% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    231 Park Ave
    Orange, NJ 07050
    (973) 677-4124

    Grades: PK-8 | 455 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Oakwood Avenue Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    135 Oakwood Ave
    Orange, NJ 07050
    (973) 677-4095

    Grades: PK-7 | 234 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Orange High School Math: 14% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    400 Lincoln Ave
    Orange, NJ 07050
    (973) 677-4050

    Grades: 9-12 | 960 students
  • Rank: #10-1110.- 11.
    Career And Innovation Academy Of Orange Alternative School
    123 Cleveland Street
    Orange, NJ 07050
    (973) 673-0746

    Grades: 9-12 | 22 students
  • Rank: #10-1110.- 11.397 Park Avenue
    Orange, NJ 07050
    (973) 677-4000

    Grades: PK | 173 students
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