Wahlstrom Early Childhood Academy

  • Wahlstrom Early Childhood Academy serves 171 students in grades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

  • Wahlstrom Early Childhood Academy's student population of 171 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
Total Students171 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Wahlstrom Early Childhood Academy
Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
10%
Hispanic
6%
29%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Wahlstrom Early Childhood Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
93%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Wahlstrom Early Childhood Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
1%
44%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wahlstrom Early Childhood Academy. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.130.70
This chart display the diversity score of Wahlstrom Early Childhood Academy and the public school average diversity score of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Wahlstrom Early Childhood Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wahlstrom Early Childhood Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEast Orange School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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