Walnut Avenue School

  • Walnut Avenue School serves 321 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Walnut Avenue School's student population of 321 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students321 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Walnut Avenue School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Walnut Avenue School is 0.30, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ratio15:112:1
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Asian
4%
10%
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Hispanic
9%
27%
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Black
3%
16%
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White
83%
45%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Walnut Avenue School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.300.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
1%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCranford Public School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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