Southern Boulevard School

192 Southern Boulevard
Chatham, NJ 07928
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Southern Boulevard School serves 499 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (which is higher 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 65-69% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Southern Boulevard School placed in the top 20% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 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 Placements

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

School Overview

Southern Boulevard School's student population of 499 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2015)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students499 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

Southern Boulevard School is ranked within the top 20% 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 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#406 out of 2239 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
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American Indian
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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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Diversity Score
0.440.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch (10-11)
1%
27%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSchool District Of The Chathams School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Southern Boulevard School is Chatham High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Chatham Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lafayette Avenue School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chatham Chatham High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,275 student
    0.7 miles
    255 Lafayette Avenue
    Chatham, NJ 07928
    (973) 457-2505
    0.7 9-12 1,275
  • Chatham Lafayette Avenue School
    Grades: 4-5 | 696 students
    0.8 miles
    221 Lafayette Avenue
    Chatham, NJ 07928
    (973) 457-2507
    0.8 4-5 696
  • Madison Kings Road School
    Grades: K-5 | 308 students
    1.4 miles
    215 Kings Road
    Madison, NJ 07940
    (973) 593-3178
    1.4 K-5 308
  • Chatham Washington Avenue School
    Grades: PK-3 | 377 students
    1.4 miles
    102 Washington Avenue
    Chatham, NJ 07928
    (973) 457-2510
    1.4 PK-3 377
  • Chatham Chatham Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,038 student
    1.5 miles
    480 Main Street
    Chatham, NJ 07928
    (973) 457-2506
    1.5 6-8 1,038

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