12 Madonna Place
Garfield, NJ 07026
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Washington Irving School #4 serves 382 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Washington Irving School #4 placed in the top 30% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 57%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is equal to the New Jersey state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Washington Irving School #4 ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Washington Irving School #4's student population of 382 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
382 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
34 teachers
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School Rankings

Washington Irving School #4 is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,221 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Washington Irving School #4 is 0.55, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#574 out of 2221 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
10%
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Hispanic
39%
31%
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Black
5%
15%
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White
55%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.55
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
4%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 382 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 45%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in NJ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.55

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