Southern Boulevard School

  • Southern Boulevard School serves 482 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 80-84% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Southern Boulevard School placed in the top 5% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Southern Boulevard School's student population of 482 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2015)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students482 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Southern Boulevard School is ranked within the top 5% of all 2,234 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Southern Boulevard School is 0.41, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#73 out of 2234 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
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Asian
15%
10%
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Hispanic
6%
27%
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Black
n/a
16%
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White
75%
45%
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Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Southern Boulevard School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.410.69
This chart display the diversity score of Southern Boulevard School and the public school average diversity score of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameThe School District Of The Chathams School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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