Orange Board Of Education School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 7 public elementary schools serving 3,415 students in Orange Board Of Education School District. This district's average elementary testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public elementary schools in New Jersey.
Public Elementary Schools in Orange Board Of Education School District have an average math proficiency score of 30% (versus the New Jersey public elementary school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 41% (versus the 57% statewide average).
The top ranked public elementary 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. Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the New Jersey public elementary school average of 58% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Orange Board Of Education School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in New Jersey for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Orange Board Of Education School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (NJ)
# Schools
7 Schools
1,949 Schools
# Students
3,415 Students
905,984 Students
# Teachers
292 Teachers
75,449 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1

District Rank

Orange Board Of Education School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 574 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 Data
This School District
State 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%
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 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.50
0.71
# American Indian Students
n/a
1,261 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
11 Students
94,522 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
11%
# Hispanic Students
1,343 Students
267,038 Students
% Hispanic Students
39%
30%
# Black Students
2,034 Students
139,132 Students
% Black Students
60%
15%
# White Students
11 Students
381,370 Students
% White Students
n/a
42%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
1,930 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
16 Students
20,731 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
2%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
159
28,272
# Students in K Grade:
425
86,288
# Students in 1st Grade:
424
94,273
# Students in 2nd Grade:
385
94,673
# Students in 3rd Grade:
434
98,054
# Students in 4th Grade:
367
99,080
# Students in 5th Grade:
390
100,288
# Students in 6th Grade:
395
99,644
# Students in 7th Grade:
315
78,644
# Students in 8th Grade:
2
78,960
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
2,681
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
2,366
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
1,971
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
1,786
# Ungraded Students:
119
39,004

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $22,740 in this school district is less than the state median of $24,440. 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 $24,498. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (NJ)
Total Revenue
$117 MM
$23 MM
This chart display total revenue of Orange Board Of Education   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in NJ by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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
$24,440
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
$24,498
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 Elementary Schools (2021-22)

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.
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: #55.
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: #66.
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: #77.
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

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 3,415 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 100%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90% (Btm 50% in NJ)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 28% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 39% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.50

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