Walter F. Robinson Community School

  • Walter F. Robinson Community School serves 712 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 46% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 40%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 42% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Walter F. Robinson Community School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 54%.

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School Overview

  • Walter F. Robinson Community School's student population of 712 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 65 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students712 students
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Total Classroom Teachers65 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Walter F. Robinson Community School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,236 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Walter F. Robinson Community School is 0.63, which is more 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#1284 out of 2,236 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
40%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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Asian
7%
10%
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Hispanic
35%
26%
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Black
6%
16%
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White
49%
46%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score0.630.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBayonne School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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