Rev. Dr. Ercel F. Webb School

  • Rev. Dr. Ercel F. Webb School serves 749 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21% (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 32% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Rev. Dr. Ercel F. Webb 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 student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Rev. Dr. Ercel F. Webb School places among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

  • Rev. Dr. Ercel F. Webb School's student population of 749 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 63 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students749 students
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Total Classroom Teachers63 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Rev. Dr. Ercel F. Webb 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 Rev. Dr. Ercel F. Webb School is 0.60, 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#1930 out of 2239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
10%
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Hispanic
51%
29%
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Black
38%
15%
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White
7%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.600.70
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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 NameJersey City 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 Rev. Dr. Ercel F. Webb School is Regional Day School (0.1 miles away)
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