Ridgewood Avenue School

Serves grades 3 - 6

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
235 Ridgewood Ave
Glen Ridge, NJ 07028
Phone
(973) 429-8306
District
GLEN RIDGE PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
ESSEX COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
566
Classroom Teachers
41

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New Jersey

10

(10 is best)

Better than 91.8% of NJ schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Ridgewood Avenue School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

100 80 60 40 20 0
77%
52%
82%
49%
72%
54%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

100 80 60 40 20 0
77%
53%
82%
56%
72%
50%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

100 80 60 40 20 0
85%
51%
87%
57%
82%
45%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 6

100 80 60 40 20 0
77%
47%
87%
54%
67%
39%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
14
13
12
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 3 134 23.7%
Grade 4 138 24.4%
Grade 5 141 24.9%
Grade 6 153 27.0%
Total 566 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 75.7% 78.9% 42.8%
Black 4.0% 4.0% 15.2%
Hispanic 7.9% 6.8% 31.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 11.0% 9.6% 10.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.5% 0.7% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED UNREPORTED 0.2% 37.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 0.2% 32.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 0.0% 4.7%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 7,584 8,882,190
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 5,922.1 1,203
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.7% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 26.3% 18.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 26.2% 31.9%
45-64 YEARS OLD 31.5% 27.7%
65 OR OLDER 9.3% 15.9%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 2,452 3,231,874
Single Parent Households With Children 8.0% 9.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 98.7% 89.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 78.8% 39.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 65.5% 24.2%
$100,000 - $149,999 11.5% 17.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.8% 12.1%
$50,000 - $74,999 4.9% 14.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 2.3% 12.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 4.6% 10.4%
$15,000 or less 1.3% 8.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,247 $21,346,000 50.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,642 $3,116,000 7.4%
Staff $472 $896,000 2.1%
General Administration $486 $923,000 2.2%
School Administration $1,206 $2,289,000 5.4%
Operation $1,501 $2,848,000 6.7%
Transportation $142 $270,000 0.6%
Other $610 $1,158,000 2.7%
Total Support $6,059 $11,500,000 27.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,977 $9,446,000 22.3%
Total Expenditures $22,282 $42,292,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,128 $15,710,354,000 49.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $2,167 $3,060,054,000 9.6%
Staff $768 $1,083,625,000 3.4%
General Administration $407 $574,582,000 1.8%
School Administration $1,028 $1,451,598,000 4.5%
Operation $1,938 $2,736,501,000 8.6%
Transportation $777 $1,096,518,000 3.4%
Other $505 $712,711,000 2.2%
Total Support $7,590 $10,715,589,000 33.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,948 $5,573,392,000 17.4%
Total Expenditures $22,666 $31,999,335,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%