Bruce Street School for the Deaf



Bruce Street School for the Deaf Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bruce Street School for the Deaf Students by Grade
PK 1
K 3
1 3
2 0
3 1
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 2
8 1
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 40

Bruce Street School for the Deaf is a public elementary school located in Newark, NJ in the Newark Public School District. It enrolls 51 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bruce Street School for the Deaf is the 1,575th largest public school in New Jersey and the 54,712th largest nationally. It has 3.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 51
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 3.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 15
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 54,712th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New Jersey: 1,575th out of 1,586
Student/Teacher Rank in New Jersey: 5th out of 1,572
Full Time Teacher Rank in New Jersey: 1,481st out of 1,572

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Bruce Street School for the Deaf Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 29
(57%)
14,143
(52%)
 Female 22
(43%)
12,850
(48%)

Bruce Street School for the Deaf Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 30
(59%)
11,919
(44%)
 Hispanic 21
(41%)
12,724
(47%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
85
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
198
(1%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
3
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
52
(0%)
 White 0
(0%)
2,012
(7%)

Bruce Street School for the Deaf Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 34
(67%)
21,028
(78%)
 Not Eligible 14
(27%)
4,776
(18%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 3
(6%)
1,189
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,546 ranked schools in New Jersey, Bruce Street School for the Deaf is ranked 1,152nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bruce Street School for the Deaf students on free and reduced lunch assistance (72.5%) 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.

Bruce Street School for the Deaf Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 60
2006 55
2007 52
2008 53
2009 45
2010 14
2011 42
2012 53
2013 52
2014 47
2015 51

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 4.3
2006 6.9
2007 17.3
2008 4.4
2009 9
2010 3.5
2011 12.6
2012 4.8
2013 4
2014 3.4
2015 3.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.53333333333333
2006 0.89090909090909
2007 0.75
2008 0.66037735849057
2009 0.73333333333333
2010 0.42857142857143
2011 0.80952380952381
2012 0.86792452830189
2013 0.78846153846154
2014 0.74468085106383
2015 0.72549019607843

Compare Bruce Street School for the Deaf to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
340.0% 3.4:1
 
1,141.1% 11.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 40.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 72.5%
 

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Public PK - 08 51 3.4:1  
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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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