Avon Avenue School



Avon Avenue School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Avon Avenue School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 63
1 63
2 74
3 65
4 71
5 59
6 52
7 53
8 56
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 20

Avon Avenue School is a public elementary school located in Newark, NJ in the Newark Public School District. It enrolls 576 students in grades 1st through 12th. Avon Avenue School is the 323rd largest public school in New Jersey and the 15,356th largest nationally. It has 18.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 576
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18:1
Full Time Teachers: 32
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 15,356th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New Jersey: 323rd out of 1,586
Student/Teacher Rank in New Jersey: 1,546th out of 1,572
Full Time Teacher Rank in New Jersey: 820th out of 1,572

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Avon Avenue School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 299
(52%)
14,143
(52%)
 Female 277
(48%)
12,850
(48%)

Avon Avenue School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 533
(93%)
11,919
(44%)
 Hispanic 40
(7%)
12,724
(47%)
 White 2
(0%)
2,012
(7%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
52
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
198
(1%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
85
(0%)

Avon Avenue School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 506
(88%)
21,028
(78%)
 Not Eligible 61
(11%)
4,776
(18%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 9
(2%)
1,189
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,546 ranked schools in New Jersey, Avon Avenue School is ranked 134th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Avon Avenue School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (89.4%) 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.

Avon Avenue School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 506
2006 559
2007 509
2008 544
2009 618
2010 556
2011 572
2012 563
2013 600
2014 511
2015 576

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.5
2006 13
2007 13.4
2008 15
2009 17.7
2010 17.9
2011 13.2
2012 12
2013 14
2014 13.8
2015 18

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.69565217391304
2006 0.65474060822898
2007 0.75049115913556
2008 0.92647058823529
2009 0.86084142394822
2010 0.94964028776978
2011 0.93881118881119
2012 0.93250444049734
2013 0.845
2014 0.87671232876712
2015 0.89409722222222

Compare Avon Avenue School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,141.1% 11.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,800.0% 18.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 40.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 89.4%
 

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