Number 6

  • Number 6 serves 364 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-34% (which is lower 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 40-44% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Number 6's student population of 364 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students364 students
Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#1624 out of 2,236 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
41%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
53%
Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
Asian
5%
10%
Hispanic
31%
27%
Black
19%
16%
White
43%
45%
Two or more races
2%
2%
Diversity Score0.690.44
Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
33%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
5%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLinden Public School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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