Northvale Public School

  • Northvale Public School serves 517 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 68% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 79% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Northvale Public School's student population of 517 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students517 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Northvale Public School
Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Northvale Public School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Northvale Public School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Northvale Public School is 0.58, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#230 out of 2,236 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Northvale Public School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Northvale Public School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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Asian
30%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Northvale Public School and the percentage of Asian public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
12%
27%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Northvale Public School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Northvale Public School and the percentage of Black public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
57%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Northvale Public School and the percentage of White public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Northvale Public School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.580.70
This chart display the diversity score of Northvale Public School and the public school average diversity score of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Northvale Public School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNORTHVALE PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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