Oliver Street School

  • Oliver Street School serves 877 students in grades PK-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the NJ average of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 52%.
  • Oliver Street School operates within the Newark Public School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 877 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 65 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-8
Total Students877 students
Oliver Street School Total Students (1987-2015)
Gender %Oliver Street School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers65 teachers
Oliver Street School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeOliver Street School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
Oliver Street School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
n/a
10%
Oliver Street School Asian Students (1998-2011)
Hispanic
59%
25%
Oliver Street School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
6%
16%
Oliver Street School Black Students (1990-2015)
White
35%
48%
Oliver Street School White Students (1990-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsOliver Street School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.530.68
Oliver Street School Diversity Score (1990-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
75%
31%
Oliver Street School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
5%
Oliver Street School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Newark Public School District's student population of 31,351 students has decreased by 11% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $30,860 is higher than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $31,744 is higher than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameNewark Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
63
2
Number of Students Managed31,351954
Newark Public School District Students Managed (1989-2015)
District Total Revenue$1,098 MM$20 MM
Newark Public School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending$1,130 MM$20 MM
Newark Public School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student$30,860$19,116
Newark Public School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student$31,744$19,190
Newark Public School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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