Salt Brook School

  • Salt Brook School serves 650 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 78% (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 85% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Salt Brook School placed in the top 10% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Salt Brook School's student population of 650 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students650 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Salt Brook School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Salt Brook School is 0.46, 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#117 out of 2239 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
18%
10%
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Hispanic
8%
29%
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Black
2%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Salt Brook School and the percentage of Black public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
71%
44%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Salt Brook School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.460.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
1%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Salt Brook School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Salt Brook School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew Providence School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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