Walnut Street School

60 Walnut Street
Woodbury, NJ 08096
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Walnut Street School serves 122 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Walnut Street 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-39% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-59% (which is approximately equal to the New Jersey state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 74% 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

Walnut Street School's student population of 122 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students122 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

Walnut Street School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,239 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Walnut Street School is 0.75, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#1422 out of 2239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-39%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-59%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
10%
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Hispanic
20%
29%
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Black
35%
15%
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White
26%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
16%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.750.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWoodbury City Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Walnut Street School is Woodbury Junior Senior High School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Woodbury Woodbury Junior Senior High School Math: 23% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 708 students
    0.5 miles
    25 N. Broad Street
    Woodbury, NJ 08096
    (856) 853-0123
    0.5 6-12 708
  • Woodbury Evergreen Avenue Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 359 students
    0.6 miles
    160 North Evergreen Avenue
    Woodbury, NJ 08096
    (856) 853-0125
    0.6 PK-5 359
  • Woodbury Oakview Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 379 students
    0.6 miles
    350 Dubois Ave
    Woodbury, NJ 08096
    (856) 845-1856
    0.6 PK-2 379
  • Westville Shady Lane Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 2-6 | 419 students
    0.9 miles
    130 Peach Street
    Westville, NJ 08093
    (856) 384-6046
    0.9 2-6 419
  • Westville West Deptford High School Math: 25% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 878 students
    0.9 miles
    1600 Old Crown Point Rd
    Westville, NJ 08093
    (856) 848-6110
    0.9 9-12 878

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