Victor Mravlag School No. 21

132 Shelley Avenue
Elizabeth, NJ 07208
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Victor Mravlag School No. 21 serves 630 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Victor Mravlag School No. 21 placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 14% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 26%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 49% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 47%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 60% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 630 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 76%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in NJ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 14% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 49% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

School Overview

Victor Mravlag School No. 21's student population of 630 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 51 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
630 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
51 teachers
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School Rankings

Victor Mravlag School No. 21 is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,183 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Victor Mravlag School No. 21 is 0.52, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#1287 out of 2183 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
26%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
10%
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Hispanic
65%
32%
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Black
8%
15%
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White
24%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.52
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Victor Mravlag School No. 21's ranking?
Victor Mravlag School No. 21 is ranked #1287 out of 2,183 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New Jersey.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
14% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 26% NJ state average), while 49% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% NJ state average).
How many students attend Victor Mravlag School No. 21?
630 students attend Victor Mravlag School No. 21.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
65% of Victor Mravlag School No. 21 students are Hispanic, 24% of students are White, 8% of students are Black, and 3% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Victor Mravlag School No. 21?
Victor Mravlag School No. 21 has a student ration of 12:1, which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 11:1.
What grades does Victor Mravlag School No. 21 offer ?
Victor Mravlag School No. 21 offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8
What school district is Victor Mravlag School No. 21 part of?
Victor Mravlag School No. 21 is part of Elizabeth Public Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 630 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 76%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 14% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 49% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NJ Dept. of Education

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