Thurgood Marshall School

  • Thurgood Marshall School serves 422 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 10-14% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 40%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Thurgood Marshall School 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 2015-16 school year.

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School Overview

  • Thurgood Marshall School's student population of 422 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students422 students
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Total Classroom Teachersn/a
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School Comparison

  • Thurgood Marshall School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,236 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The diversity score of Thurgood Marshall School is 0.29, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#2108 out of 2,236 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
40%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a12:1
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Asian
n/a
10%
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Hispanic
17%
26%
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Black
83%
16%
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White
n/a
46%
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Diversity Score0.290.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIrvington Board Of Education School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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