Paul W Carleton

  • Paul W Carleton serves 326 students in grades 4-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 22% (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 32% (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 71% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Paul W Carleton's student population of 326 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-5
Total Students326 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Paul W Carleton's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Paul W Carleton is 0.67, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. 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#1767 out of 2,236 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
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Asian
n/a
10%
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Hispanic
34%
27%
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Black
37%
16%
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White
29%
45%
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Diversity Score0.67n/a
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Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePenns Grove-Carneys Point Regional School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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    0.9 9-12 482
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