Schuyler Elementary School

644 Forest St
Kearny, NJ 07032
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Schuyler Elementary School serves 454 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Schuyler Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 38% (which is lower 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 59% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Schuyler Elementary School's student population of 454 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students454 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Schuyler Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Rankings

Schuyler Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 Schuyler Elementary School is 0.54, 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
#1224 out of 2239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
4%
10%
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Hispanic
58%
29%
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Black
1%
15%
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White
36%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.540.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKearny School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Schuyler Elementary School is North Arlington High School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lincoln Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Roosevelt (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kearny Roosevelt Math: 45% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 437 students
    0.4 miles
    733 Kearny Ave
    Kearny, NJ 07032
    (201) 955-5100
    0.4 PK-6 437
  • Kearny Lincoln Middle School Math: 25% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 910 students
    0.5 miles
    121 Beech St
    Kearny, NJ 07032
    (201) 955-5095
    0.5 7-8 910
  • North Arlington North Arlington Middle School Math: 42% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 396 students
    0.5 miles
    45 Beech Street
    North Arlington, NJ 07031
    (201) 991-6800
    0.5 6-8 396
  • North Arlington Jefferson Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 291 students
    0.9 miles
    100 Prospect Avenue
    North Arlington, NJ 07031
    (201) 991-6800
    0.9 K-5 291
  • North Arlington North Arlington High School Math: 18% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 495 students
    1.0 miles
    222 Ridge Road
    North Arlington, NJ 07031
    (201) 991-6800
    1 9-12 495

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