Washington School

  • Washington School serves 568 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 51% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 68% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 50% 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 568 students has grown by 24% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 34% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students568 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Washington School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Washington 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#685 out of 2,236 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
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Asian
12%
10%
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Hispanic
33%
27%
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Black
3%
16%
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White
50%
45%
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Two or more races
2%
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 Score0.630.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNutley Public School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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