Robert Gordon Elementary School

  • Robert Gordon Elementary School serves 275 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NJ average of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 52%.
  • Robert Gordon Elementary School operates within the Roselle Park Board Of Education School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 275 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 36% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 275 students
Robert Gordon Elementary School Total Students (1987-2015)
Gender % Robert Gordon Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Robert Gordon Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Robert Gordon Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.66 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 Ratio 11:1 13:1
Robert Gordon Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
7%
10%
Robert Gordon Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2015)
Hispanic
39%
25%
Robert Gordon Elementary School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
12%
16%
Robert Gordon Elementary School Black Students (1994-2015)
White
42%
48%
Robert Gordon Elementary School White Students (1990-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Robert Gordon Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Robert Gordon Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.66 0.42
Robert Gordon Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
33%
31%
Robert Gordon Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
11%
5%
Robert Gordon Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Roselle Park Board Of Education School District's student population of 1,982 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $17,572 in this district is less than the state average of $21,422. The district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $17,180 is less than the state average of $21,053. The district spending/student has grown by 12% over four years.
School District Name Roselle Park Board Of Education School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
2
Number of Students Managed 1,982 954
Roselle Park Board Of Education School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $34 MM $20 MM
Roselle Park Board Of Education School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $34 MM $20 MM
Roselle Park Board Of Education School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $17,572 $21,422
Roselle Park Board Of Education School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $17,180 $21,053
Roselle Park Board Of Education School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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