Sicomac Elementary School

356 Sicomac Ave
Wyckoff, NJ 07481
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Sicomac Elementary School serves 286 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Sicomac Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 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 57%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Sicomac Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

Category
Attribute

School Overview

Sicomac Elementary School's student population of 286 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
286 students
This chart display total students of Sicomac Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender %
This chart display gender of Sicomac Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Sicomac Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade
This chart display the students of Sicomac Elementary School by grade.

School Rankings

Sicomac Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,221 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Sicomac Elementary School is 0.26, 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 Data
This School
State Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#493 out of 2221 schools
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Sicomac Elementary School, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sicomac Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sicomac Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
12:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Sicomac Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Sicomac Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
6%
29%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Sicomac Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Sicomac Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
White
86%
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Sicomac Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Sicomac Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sicomac Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score
0.26
This chart display the diversity score of Sicomac Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
1%
33%
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

School Reviews

Review Sicomac Elementary School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
Rate this school:

Recent Articles

Are the Three Rs Robbing our Children?
Are the Three Rs Robbing our Children?
For far too long the American public school system has failed to address “out-of-school” factors like poverty and their impact on what happens in the classroom. As the nation continues to become increasingly diverse, many schools are adopting comprehensive approaches to education that account for the unique needs of students so that each child is prepared for their future and not just for a year-end test.
Philadelphia Public Schools Explore the Options of “Community Schools”
Philadelphia Public Schools Explore the Options of “Community Schools”
Philadelphia continues to explore the community school option as a way of maximizing resources for students. What is a community school and what are its benefits?
Post-Pandemic Tips for Public School Parents and Students
August 02, 2021
Post-Pandemic Tips for Public School Parents and Students
The 2020-21 school year was unlike any other and hopefully not one we’ll repeat anytime soon. The COVID-19 pandemic changed the face of America’s public education system and we’re still seeing the effects. In this article, we’ll explore the impact of the pandemic on America’s public schools, see how they responded, and talk about some tips for returning to in-person education this fall.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 286 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in NJ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.26 (Btm 50%)

Related School Videos

Quick Links