Decatur Avenue Early Childhood Center



Decatur Avenue Early Childhood Center Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Decatur Avenue Early Childhood Center Students by Grade
PK 262
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

Decatur Avenue Early Childhood Center is a public elementary school located in Pleasantville, NJ in the Pleasantville Public School District. It enrolls 262 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 9.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 262
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 9:1
Full Time Teachers: 29

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Decatur Avenue Early Childhood Center Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 136
(52%)
1,438
(50%)
 Male 126
(48%)
1,418
(50%)

Decatur Avenue Early Childhood Center Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 153
(58%)
1,740
(61%)
 Black 98
(37%)
991
(35%)
 White 7
(3%)
38
(1%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
53
(2%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
14
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
17
(1%)

Decatur Avenue Early Childhood Center Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 203
(77%)
2,512
(88%)
 Not Eligible 48
(18%)
180
(6%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 11
(4%)
164
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Decatur Avenue Early Childhood Center students on free and reduced lunch assistance (81.7%) 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.

Decatur Avenue Early Childhood Center Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2008 187
2009 253
2010 115
2011 359
2012 412
2013 240
2014 408
2015 262

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2008 7
2009 13.3
2010 6.4
2011 17
2012 7
2013 8.6
2014 15.7
2015 9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2008 0.35828877005348
2009 0.41106719367589
2010 0.69565217391304
2011 0.73537604456825
2012 0.48300970873786
2013 0.75416666666667
2014 0.52205882352941
2015 0.81679389312977

Compare Decatur Avenue Early Childhood Center to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
900.0% 9.0:1
 
1,141.1% 11.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 40.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 81.7%
 

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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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