Parker Elementary School

820 S Warren St
Trenton, NJ 08611
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Parker Elementary School serves 473 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Parker Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

Parker Elementary School's student population of 473 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students473 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

Parker Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,239 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Parker Elementary School is 0.54, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#1863 out of 2239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
10%
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Hispanic
53%
29%
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Black
43%
15%
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White
2%
44%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.540.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTrenton Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Parker Elementary School is Foundation Academy Charter School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Trenton Foundation Academy Charter School Charter School
    Math: 45% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 1,036 student
    0.1 miles
    363 West State Street
    Trenton, NJ 08608
    (609) 920-9200
    0.1 K-12 1,036
  • Trenton Trenton Central High School - West Campus Math: ≤1% | Reading: 12%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 761 students
    0.5 miles
    1001 West State St
    Trenton, NJ 08618
    (609) 656-4770
    0.5 9-12 761
  • Trenton Robbins Elementary School Math: 12% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 544 students
    0.6 miles
    283 Tyler Street
    Trenton, NJ 08609
    (609) 656-4910
    0.6 K-5 544
  • Trenton Luis Munoz-rivera Middle School Math: 8% | Reading: 17%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 447 students
    0.7 miles
    400 N Montgomery Street
    Trenton, NJ 08618
    (609) 656-4840
    0.7 6-8 447
  • Trenton Grant Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 503 students
    0.8 miles
    159 N Clinton Avenue
    Trenton, NJ 08609
    (609) 656-4730
    0.8 PK-5 503

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