Washington Avenue School



Washington Avenue School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Washington Avenue School Students by Grade
PK 15
K 72
1 102
2 115
3 114
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 10

Washington Avenue School is a public elementary school located in Chatham, NJ in the The School District of the Chathams. It enrolls 428 students in grades 1st through 12th. Washington Avenue School is the 693rd largest public school in New Jersey and the 29,182nd largest nationally. It has 14.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 428
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 29.49
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 29,182nd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New Jersey: 693rd out of 1,586
Student/Teacher Rank in New Jersey: 1,326th out of 1,572
Full Time Teacher Rank in New Jersey: 949th out of 1,572

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Washington Avenue School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 226
(53%)
1,492
(51%)
 Female 202
(47%)
1,462
(49%)

Washington Avenue School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 341
(80%)
2,374
(80%)
 Asian 33
(8%)
293
(10%)
 Hispanic 29
(7%)
154
(5%)
 Two or More 25
(6%)
120
(4%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Black 0
(0%)
13
(0%)

Washington Avenue School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 420
(98%)
2,898
(98%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 5
(1%)
44
(1%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 3
(1%)
12
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,546 ranked schools in New Jersey, Washington Avenue School is ranked 1,452nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Washington Avenue School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (1.9%) is significantly lower than the state average of 40.5%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Washington Avenue School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 320
2006 332
2007 387
2008 401
2009 446
2010 454
2011 448
2012 444
2013 452
2014 432
2015 428

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.2
2006 16.6
2007 21.5
2008 12.2
2009 18.6
2010 22.8
2011 18.4
2012 16.9
2013 16.6
2014 15
2015 14.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.015625
2006
2007 0.0077519379844961
2008 0.019950124688279
2009 0.022421524663677
2010 0.024229074889868
2011 0.035714285714286
2012 0.029279279279279
2013 0.024336283185841
2014 0.018518518518519
2015 0.018691588785047

Compare Washington Avenue School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,141.1% 11.4:1
 
1,450.0% 14.5:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 1.9%
 
State Average 40.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Public PK - 03 428 14.5:1  
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Private PK - KG 52 2:1 2 miles
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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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