Hawthorne Avenue School



Hawthorne Avenue School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Hawthorne Avenue School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 32
1 44
2 42
3 39
4 39
5 32
6 39
7 34
8 41
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 9

Hawthorne Avenue School is a public elementary school located in Newark, NJ in the Newark Public School District. It enrolls 351 students in grades 1st through 12th. Hawthorne Avenue School is the 962nd largest public school in New Jersey and the 36,943rd largest nationally. It has 14.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 351
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14:1
Full Time Teachers: 25
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 36,943rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New Jersey: 962nd out of 1,586
Student/Teacher Rank in New Jersey: 1,238th out of 1,572
Full Time Teacher Rank in New Jersey: 1,159th out of 1,572

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Hawthorne Avenue School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 202
(58%)
14,143
(52%)
 Female 149
(42%)
12,850
(48%)

Hawthorne Avenue School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 307
(87%)
11,919
(44%)
 Hispanic 41
(12%)
12,724
(47%)
 White 2
(1%)
2,012
(7%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
85
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
198
(1%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
3
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
52
(0%)

Hawthorne Avenue School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 297
(85%)
21,028
(78%)
 Not Eligible 49
(14%)
4,776
(18%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 5
(1%)
1,189
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,546 ranked schools in New Jersey, Hawthorne Avenue School is ranked 329th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Hawthorne Avenue School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (86.0%) 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.

Hawthorne Avenue School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 349
2006 366
2007 346
2008 348
2009 397
2010 295
2011 316
2012 333
2013 299
2014 319
2015 351

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.3
2006 11.4
2007 12.8
2008 12.3
2009 15.9
2010 12.8
2011 13.6
2012 11.5
2013 10.7
2014 11.8
2015 14

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.37822349570201
2006 0.77868852459016
2007 0.71676300578035
2008 0.87931034482759
2009 0.83375314861461
2010 0.95254237288136
2011 0.94620253164557
2012 0.93693693693694
2013 0.8561872909699
2014 0.81191222570533
2015 0.86039886039886

Compare Hawthorne Avenue School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,141.1% 11.4:1
 
1,400.0% 14.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 40.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 86.0%
 

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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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