Washington School

  • Washington School serves 172 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70-79% (which is approximately equal to the New Jersey state average of 75%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50-59% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 69%) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • Washington School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Washington School's student population of 172 students has declined by 21% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 21% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students172 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Washington School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,205 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Washington School is 0.60, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-79%
75%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-59%
69%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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Asian
4%
10%
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Hispanic
32%
27%
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Black
5%
16%
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White
55%
45%
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Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Washington School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.600.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington 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 NameLyndhurst School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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