The Early Childhood Center @ Forest Glen

  • The Early Childhood Center @ Forest Glen serves 122 students in grades Prekindergarten.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 75%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≥50% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 69%) for the 2012-13 school year.
  • The Early Childhood Center @ Forest Glen placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2012-13 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • The Early Childhood Center @ Forest Glen's student population of 122 students has grown by 258% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has grown by 37% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten
Total Students122 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

  • The Early Childhood Center @ Forest Glen is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,196 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2012-13 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 7:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of The Early Childhood Center @ Forest Glen is 0.71, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.44. 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--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (12-13)<50%
75%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (12-13)≥50%
69%
Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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Asian
9%
10%
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Hispanic
43%
27%
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Black
16%
16%
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White
28%
45%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in The Early Childhood Center @ Forest Glen.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.710.44
This chart display the diversity score of The Early Childhood Center @ Forest Glen and the public school average diversity score of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in The Early Childhood Center @ Forest Glen and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBloomfield Township School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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