Berkeley Elementary



Berkeley Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Berkeley Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 54
1 59
2 66
3 61
4 55
5 60
6 64
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
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Berkeley Elementary is a public elementary school located in Bloomfield, NJ in the Bloomfield Board of Education School District. It enrolls 438 students in grades 1st through 12th. Berkeley Elementary is the 656th largest public school in New Jersey and the 28,086th largest nationally. It has 12.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 438
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 36.33
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 28,086th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New Jersey: 656th out of 1,586
Student/Teacher Rank in New Jersey: 754th out of 1,572
Full Time Teacher Rank in New Jersey: 640th out of 1,572

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Berkeley Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 227
(52%)
1,632
(48%)
 Male 211
(48%)
1,795
(52%)

Berkeley Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 220
(50%)
1,287
(38%)
 Black 134
(31%)
775
(23%)
 White 49
(11%)
1,066
(31%)
 Asian 25
(6%)
178
(5%)
 Pacific Islander 6
(1%)
105
(3%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
13
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

Berkeley Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 264
(60%)
1,236
(36%)
 Not Eligible 131
(30%)
1,922
(56%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 43
(10%)
269
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,546 ranked schools in New Jersey, Berkeley Elementary is ranked 318th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Berkeley Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (70.1%) is significantly higher than the state average of 40.5%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Berkeley Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 506
2006 446
2007 441
2008 458
2009 407
2010 425
2011 402
2012 417
2013 445
2014 441
2015 438

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.3
2006 16.5
2007 20
2008 14.8
2009 17.7
2010 17
2011 12.7
2012 12.1
2013 14
2014 13.6
2015 12.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.37549407114625
2006 0.43273542600897
2007 0.43764172335601
2008 0.46288209606987
2009 0.55282555282555
2010 0.45411764705882
2011 0.47761194029851
2012 0.49880095923261
2013 0.60674157303371
2014 0.60770975056689
2015 0.70091324200913

Compare Berkeley Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,141.1% 11.4:1
 
1,210.0% 12.1:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 40.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 70.1%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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