Parkway Elementary School

Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Parkway Elementary School serves 424 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Parkway 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 35-39% (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 35-39% (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 83% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Parkway Elementary School's student population of 424 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students424 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

Parkway 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 Parkway Elementary School is 0.63, 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
#1632 out of 2239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
10%
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Hispanic
16%
29%
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Black
56%
15%
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White
17%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.630.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEwing Township School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Parkway Elementary School is Daylight/twilight High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Joyce Kilmer Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is International Academy Of Trenton Charter School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Trenton International Academy Of Trenton Charter School Charter School
    Math: 9% | Reading: 15%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 692 students
    0.6 miles
    500 Perry Street
    Trenton, NJ 08618
    (609) 759-2005
    0.6 K-6 692
  • Trenton Jefferson Elementary School Math: 9% | Reading: 9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 378 students
    0.6 miles
    1 Whittlesey Road
    Trenton, NJ 08618
    (609) 656-4660
    0.6 K-5 378
  • Trenton Daylight/twilight High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 345 students
    0.7 miles
    501 Edgewood Avenue
    Trenton, NJ 08618
    (609) 656-4850
    0.7 9-12 345
  • Trenton Gregory Elementary School Math: 6% | Reading: 14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 538 students
    0.7 miles
    500 Rutherford Avenue
    Trenton, NJ 08618
    (609) 656-4740
    0.7 K-5 538
  • Trenton Joyce Kilmer Middle School Math: 4% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 388 students
    0.7 miles
    1300 Stuyvesant Avenue
    Trenton, NJ 08618
    (609) 656-4800
    0.7 6-8 388

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