Robert Gordon Elementary School

59 West Grant Avenue
Roselle Park, NJ 07204
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Robert Gordon Elementary School serves 273 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Robert Gordon Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is higher 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 55-59% (which is approximately equal to the New Jersey state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Robert Gordon Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

Robert Gordon Elementary School's student population of 273 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students273 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

Robert Gordon Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Robert Gordon 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
#1078 out of 2239 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:112:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
5%
10%
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Hispanic
48%
29%
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Black
10%
15%
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White
37%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.630.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRoselle Park Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Robert Gordon Elementary School is Roselle Park High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Roselle Park Middle School (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Roselle Park Roselle Park Middle School Math: 39% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 504 students
    0.0 miles
    57 W Grant Ave
    Roselle Park, NJ 07204
    (908) 245-1634
    0 6-8 504
  • Roselle Park Roselle Park High School Math: 16% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 602 students
    0.3 miles
    185 W Webster Ave
    Roselle Park, NJ 07204
    (908) 241-4550
    0.3 9-12 602
  • Roselle Kindergarten Success Academy
    Grades: K | 201 students
    0.5 miles
    150 East 3rd Avenue
    Roselle, NJ 07203
    (908) 298-2040
    0.5 K 201
  • Roselle Park Ernest J. Finizio Junior - Aldene School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 303 students
    0.6 miles
    339 West Webster Avenue
    Roselle Park, NJ 07204
    (908) 245-1521
    0.6 PK-5 303
  • Roselle Abraham Clark High School Math: 6% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 740 students
    0.7 miles
    122 East 6th Ave
    Roselle, NJ 07203
    (908) 298-2000
    0.7 9-12 740

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