Washington Avenue School

102 Washington Avenue

Chatham, NJ 07928

Tel: (973)457-2510
  • Washington Avenue School serves 428 students in grades PK-3.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the NJ average of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 54%.
  • Washington Avenue School operates within the The Of The Chathams School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 428 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 11% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-3
Total Students428 students
Washington Avenue School Total Students (1991-2016)
Gender %Washington Avenue School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
Washington Avenue School Total Teachers (1991-2016)
Students by GradeWashington Avenue School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.35 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:112:1
Washington Avenue School Student Teacher Ratio (1991-2016)
Asian
8%
10%
Washington Avenue School Asian Students (1991-2016)
Hispanic
7%
26%
Washington Avenue School Black Students (1991-2016)
White
80%
46%
Washington Avenue School White Students (1991-2016)
Two or more races
5%
2%
Washington Avenue School Two Or More Races Students (2014-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsWashington Avenue School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.350.69
Washington Avenue School Diversity Score (1991-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
1%
33%
Washington Avenue School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
Washington Avenue School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • The Of The Chathams School District's student population of 4,156 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $14,869 in this district is less than the state average of $20,569. The district revenue/student has declined by 11% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,118 is less than the state average of $20,942. The district spending/student has declined by 14% over four years.
School District NameThe Of The Chathams School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
2
Number of Students Managed4,156921
The Of The Chathams School District Students Managed (1990-2016)
District Total Revenue$61 MM$19 MM
The Of The Chathams School District District Total Revenue (1996-2016)
District Spending$58 MM$19 MM
The Of The Chathams School District District Spending (1996-2016)
District Revenue / Student$14,869$20,569
The Of The Chathams School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2016)
District Spending / Student$14,118$20,942
The Of The Chathams School District District Spending / Student (1995-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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    0.6 miles
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    Chatham, NJ 07928
    (973)457-2507
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    255 Lafayette Avenue
    Chatham, NJ 07928
    (973)457-2505
    0.7 9-12 1202
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    Grades: PK-3 | 356 students
    0.9 miles
    16 Milton Avenue
    Chatham, NJ 07928
    (973)457-2508
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New Jersey public schools have a diversity score of 0.69, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse school district in New Jersey is The Ethical Community Charter School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Jersey or national school diversity statistics.