Southern Boulevard School

192 Southern Boulevard
Chatham, NJ 07928
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Southern Boulevard School serves 379 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
Southern Boulevard School placed in the top 10% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 26%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 47%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is equal to the New Jersey state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 60% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-3
  • Enrollment: 379 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 34%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in NJ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Southern Boulevard School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

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School Overview

Southern Boulevard School's student population of 379 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students
379 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
34 teachers
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School Rankings

Southern Boulevard School is ranked within the top 10% of all 2,183 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Southern Boulevard School is 0.53, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#216 out of 2183 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
26%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
17%
10%
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Hispanic
5%
32%
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Black
1%
15%
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White
66%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.53
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
1%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
1%
5%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Southern Boulevard School's ranking?
Southern Boulevard School is ranked #216 out of 2,183 schools, which ranks it among the top 10% of public schools in New Jersey.
What schools are Southern Boulevard School often compared to?
Southern Boulevard Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Milton Avenue School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
60-64% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 26% NJ state average), while 60-64% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% NJ state average).
How many students attend Southern Boulevard School?
379 students attend Southern Boulevard School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
66% of Southern Boulevard School students are White, 17% of students are Asian, 10% of students are Two or more races, 5% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Southern Boulevard School?
Southern Boulevard School has a student ration of 11:1, which is equal to the New Jersey state average of 11:1.
What grades does Southern Boulevard School offer ?
Southern Boulevard School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-3
What school district is Southern Boulevard School part of?
Southern Boulevard School is part of School District Of The Chathams.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-3
  • Enrollment: 379 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 34%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

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