Roosevelt Elementary School

  • Roosevelt Elementary School serves 135 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-59% (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 60-69% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Roosevelt 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 student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 56%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Roosevelt Elementary School's student population of 135 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students135 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Roosevelt 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Roosevelt Elementary School is 0.71, which is more 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 School Rank#844 out of 2239 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-59%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-69%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
23%
10%
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Hispanic
43%
28%
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Black
22%
15%
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White
8%
44%
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Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score0.710.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePennsauken Township Board Of Education School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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