Roosevelt Elementary School

  • Roosevelt Elementary School serves 244 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60-64% (which is higher 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 65-69% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Roosevelt Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Roosevelt Elementary School's student population of 244 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2010)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students244 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Roosevelt Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,234 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Roosevelt Elementary School is 0.50, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.69. 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#591 out of 2234 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:112:1
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Asian
4%
10%
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Hispanic
26%
27%
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Black
2%
16%
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White
66%
45%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Roosevelt Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.500.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorth Arlington School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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