192 Southern Boulevard
Chatham, NJ 07928
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Southern Boulevard School serves 499 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (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 75-79% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 57%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

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 499 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-3
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
499 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
41 teachers
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School Rankings

Southern Boulevard School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Southern Boulevard School is 0.44, 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
#174 out of 2221 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
15%
10%
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Hispanic
5%
29%
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Black
n/a
15%
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White
73%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score
0.44
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 2017-18 school year data.
National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch (10-11)
1%
27%
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-3
  • Students: 499 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 27%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in NJ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 80-84% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75-79% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.44 (Btm 50%)

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