Washington Elementary School

  • Washington Elementary School serves 173 students in grades Kindergarten-1.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

Top Placements

Washington Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

School Overview

  • Washington Elementary School's student population of 173 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-1
Total Students173 students
This chart display total students of Washington Elementary School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Washington Elementary School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Washington Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Washington Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Washington Elementary School is 0.68, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. 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 Ratio10:112:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Washington Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
24%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Washington Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
42%
27%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Washington Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
2%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Washington Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
31%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Washington Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Washington Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.68n/a
This chart display the diversity score of Washington Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Washington Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLittle Ferry Public School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

Show me:

School Reviews

Review Washington Elementary School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
Learn about the pros and cons surrounding year-round schools through studies arguing that students perform better in school without a summer break.
Your child’s education is not just his teacher’s responsibility. As a parent, you have the ability to supplement your child’s education at home and to help him succeed in school. Read on to learn some tips to help your child make the most of his education in 2020.
Childhood experiences shape who we become as adults, for good and bad. The new Surgeon General of California is pushing for childhood trauma screening in students in the hopes of resolving some of the issues that might later lead to the development of physical and mental health problems.