South Street Elementary School



South Street Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

South Street Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 15
K 46
1 63
2 66
3 70
4 50
5 49
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 9

South Street Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Newark, NJ in the Newark Public School District. It enrolls 368 students in grades 1st through 12th. South Street Elementary School is the 892nd largest public school in New Jersey and the 35,247th largest nationally. It has 13.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 368
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 27
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 35,247th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New Jersey: 892nd out of 1,586
Student/Teacher Rank in New Jersey: 1,159th out of 1,572
Full Time Teacher Rank in New Jersey: 1,064th out of 1,572

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South Street Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 189
(51%)
12,850
(48%)
 Male 179
(49%)
14,143
(52%)

South Street Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 246
(67%)
12,724
(47%)
 Black 71
(19%)
11,919
(44%)
 White 50
(14%)
2,012
(7%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
52
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
198
(1%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
85
(0%)

South Street Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 293
(80%)
21,028
(78%)
 Not Eligible 58
(16%)
4,776
(18%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 17
(5%)
1,189
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,546 ranked schools in New Jersey, South Street Elementary School is ranked 312th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of South Street Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (84.2%) 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.

South Street Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 252
2006 257
2007 298
2008 302
2009 319
2010 292
2011 329
2012 339
2013 317
2014 320
2015 368

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 8.7
2006 9.9
2007 12.4
2008 13.6
2009 13.3
2010 13.3
2011 12.9
2012 12.1
2013 11.7
2014 12.3
2015 13.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.51984126984127
2006 0.8443579766537
2007 0.69798657718121
2008 0.88741721854305
2009 0.89341692789969
2010 0.9041095890411
2011 0.83586626139818
2012 0.87315634218289
2013 0.85804416403785
2014 0.840625
2015 0.84239130434783

Compare South Street Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,141.1% 11.4:1
 
1,360.0% 13.6:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 40.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 84.2%
 

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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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