Oliver Street School



Oliver Street School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Oliver Street School Students by Grade
PK 16
K 87
1 94
2 100
3 114
4 111
5 101
6 115
7 110
8 111
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 1

Oliver Street School is a public elementary school located in Newark, NJ in the Newark Public School District. It enrolls 960 students in grades 1st through 12th. Oliver Street School is the 44th largest public school in New Jersey and the 1,685th largest nationally. It has 14.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 960
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 65
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 1,685th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New Jersey: 44th out of 1,586
Student/Teacher Rank in New Jersey: 1,379th out of 1,572
Full Time Teacher Rank in New Jersey: 73rd out of 1,572

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Oliver Street School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 481
(50%)
14,143
(52%)
 Female 479
(50%)
12,850
(48%)

Oliver Street School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 589
(61%)
12,724
(47%)
 White 322
(34%)
2,012
(7%)
 Black 43
(4%)
11,919
(44%)
 Asian 4
(0%)
198
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
52
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
85
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

Oliver Street School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 714
(74%)
21,028
(78%)
 Not Eligible 181
(19%)
4,776
(18%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 65
(7%)
1,189
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,546 ranked schools in New Jersey, Oliver Street School is ranked 37th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Oliver Street School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (81.1%) 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.

Oliver Street School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 813
2006 804
2007 785
2008 795
2009 853
2010 779
2011 860
2012 899
2013 898
2014 877
2015 960

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.3
2006 13.9
2007 14
2008 14.6
2009 15.8
2010 14.6
2011 13.7
2012 13.6
2013 14.7
2014 13.5
2015 14.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.13776137761378
2006 0.67537313432836
2007 0.75923566878981
2008 0.8251572327044
2009 0.87690504103165
2010 0.8780487804878
2011 0.9046511627907
2012 0.92213570634038
2013 0.86859688195991
2014 0.81185860889396
2015 0.81145833333333

Compare Oliver Street School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,141.1% 11.4:1
 
1,480.0% 14.8:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 40.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 81.1%
 

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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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