Walter C. Black Elementary School

  • Walter C. Black Elementary School serves 548 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 62% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Walter C. Black Elementary School's student population of 548 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has grown by 28% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students548 students
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Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Walter C. Black Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Walter C. Black Elementary School is 0.72, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.44. 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#466 out of 2,236 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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Asian
21%
10%
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Hispanic
30%
27%
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Black
9%
16%
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White
38%
45%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score0.720.44
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEast Windsor Regional School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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