Primary Center At Jefferson

Tel: (908)918-2160
  • Primary Center At Jefferson serves 144 students in grades PK-KG.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the NJ average of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 52%.
  • Primary Center At Jefferson operates within the Summit School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 144 students has declined by 12% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has grown by 33% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-KG
Total Students144 students
Primary Center At Jefferson Total Students (2009-2015)
Gender %Primary Center At Jefferson Gender
Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
Primary Center At Jefferson Total Teachers (2009-2015)
Students by GradePrimary Center At Jefferson Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 28:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.61 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio18:112:1
Primary Center At Jefferson Student Teacher Ratio (2009-2015)
Asian
4%
10%
Primary Center At Jefferson Asian Students (2009-2015)
Hispanic
41%
25%
Primary Center At Jefferson Black Students (2009-2015)
Black
4%
16%
Primary Center At Jefferson Black Students (2009-2015)
White
47%
48%
Primary Center At Jefferson White Students (2009-2015)
Two or more races
4%
1%
Primary Center At Jefferson Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsPrimary Center At Jefferson All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.610.42
Primary Center At Jefferson Diversity Score (2009-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
31%
Primary Center At Jefferson Eligible for Free Lunch (2009-2015)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
Primary Center At Jefferson Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2009-2015)

District Comparison

  • Summit School District's student population of 4,069 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $18,313 in this district is less than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $18,023 is less than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameSummit School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
2
Number of Students Managed4,069954
Summit School District Students Managed (1989-2015)
District Total Revenue$76 MM$20 MM
Summit School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending$74 MM$20 MM
Summit School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student$18,313$19,116
Summit School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student$18,023$19,190
Summit 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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    Grades: 1-5 | 218 students
    0 miles
    110 Ashwood Avenue
    SummitNJ 07901
    (908)273-3807
    01-5218
  • SummitBrayton Elementary School
    Grades: 1-5 | 372 students
    0.7 miles
    89 Tulip Street
    SummitNJ 07901
    (908)273-1276
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  • SummitLawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 980 students
    0.7 miles
    272 Morris Ave
    SummitNJ 07901
    (908)273-1190
    0.76-8980
  • SummitLincoln-hubbard Elementary School
    Grades: 1-5 | 302 students
    1.2 miles
    52 Woodland Ave
    SummitNJ 07901
    (908)273-1333
    1.21-5302
  • SummitFranklin Elementary School
    Grades: 1-5 | 358 students
    1.3 miles
    136 Blackburn Road
    SummitNJ 07901
    (908)277-2613
    1.31-5358

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