Quitman Community School



Quitman Community School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Quitman Community School Students by Grade
PK 24
K 72
1 74
2 68
3 64
4 53
5 54
6 49
7 42
8 39
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 81

Quitman Community School is a public elementary school located in Newark, NJ in the Newark Public School District. It enrolls 620 students in grades 1st through 12th. Quitman Community School is the 266th largest public school in New Jersey and the 12,357th largest nationally. It has 13.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 620
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 47
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 12,357th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New Jersey: 266th out of 1,586
Student/Teacher Rank in New Jersey: 1,057th out of 1,572
Full Time Teacher Rank in New Jersey: 311th out of 1,572

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Quitman Community School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 347
(56%)
14,143
(52%)
 Female 273
(44%)
12,850
(48%)

Quitman Community School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 465
(75%)
11,919
(44%)
 Hispanic 146
(24%)
12,724
(47%)
 White 6
(1%)
2,012
(7%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
52
(0%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
198
(1%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
85
(0%)

Quitman Community School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 544
(88%)
21,028
(78%)
 Not Eligible 58
(9%)
4,776
(18%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 18
(3%)
1,189
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,546 ranked schools in New Jersey, Quitman Community School is ranked 109th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Quitman Community School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (90.6%) 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.

Quitman Community School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 439
2006 431
2007 534
2008 548
2009 508
2010 419
2011 483
2012 513
2013 565
2014 554
2015 620

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11
2006 12.3
2007 13
2008 14.7
2009 14.1
2010 12.7
2011 13.2
2012 10.3
2013 11.8
2014 10.5
2015 13.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.46924829157175
2006 0.58700696055684
2007 0.44194756554307
2008 0.8978102189781
2009 0.91929133858268
2010 0.91169451073986
2011 0.93788819875776
2012 0.94736842105263
2013 0.85309734513274
2014 0.8086642599278
2015 0.90645161290323

Compare Quitman Community School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,141.1% 11.4:1
 
1,320.0% 13.2:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 40.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 90.6%
 

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Public PK - 08 620 13.2:1  
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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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