Early Childhood Academy - Gladys Hillman Jones



Early Childhood Academy - Gladys Hillman Jones Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Early Childhood Academy - Gladys Hillman Jones Students by Grade
PK 789
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Early Childhood Academy - Gladys Hillman Jones is a public elementary school located in Newark, NJ in the Newark Public School District. It enrolls 789 students in grades 1st through 12th.

Total Students: 789
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: -1:1
Full Time Teachers: -1

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Early Childhood Academy - Gladys Hillman Jones Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 411
(52%)
14,143
(52%)
 Female 378
(48%)
12,850
(48%)

Early Childhood Academy - Gladys Hillman Jones Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 444
(56%)
11,919
(44%)
 Hispanic 324
(41%)
12,724
(47%)
 White 12
(2%)
2,012
(7%)
 Asian 5
(1%)
198
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
85
(0%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
52
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

Early Childhood Academy - Gladys Hillman Jones Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 386
(49%)
21,028
(78%)
 Not Eligible 377
(48%)
4,776
(18%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 26
(3%)
1,189
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Early Childhood Academy - Gladys Hillman Jones students on free and reduced lunch assistance (52.2%) is slightly 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.

Compare Early Childhood Academy - Gladys Hillman Jones to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
N/A 0.0:1
 
1,141.1% 11.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 40.5%
 
This School 52.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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