Irwin Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 5

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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
71 Racetrack Road
East Brunswick, NJ 08816
Phone
(732) 613-6840
District
EAST BRUNSWICK TOWNSHIP SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
MIDDLESEX COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
429
Classroom Teachers
40

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New Jersey

8

(10 is best)

Better than 76.5% of NJ schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Irwin Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

100 80 60 40 20 0
72%
52%
62%
49%
82%
54%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

80 60 40 20 0
67%
53%
67%
56%
67%
50%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

80 60 40 20 0
70%
51%
67%
57%
72%
45%
    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
11
12
12
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 42 9.8%
Grade 1 60 14.0%
Grade 2 78 18.2%
Grade 3 84 19.6%
Grade 4 81 18.9%
Grade 5 83 19.3%
Total 429 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 44.6% 50.3% 42.8%
Black 6.3% 5.6% 15.2%
Hispanic 10.2% 9.1% 31.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 38.3% 34.6% 10.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.7% 0.4% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 22.6% 18.6% 37.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 18.4% 13.8% 32.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.2% 4.8% 4.7%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 47,819 9,288,994
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,144.5 1,258
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.4% 5.8%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.5% 18.5%
20-44 YEARS OLD 27.1% 31.9%
45-64 YEARS OLD 32.5% 27.5%
65 OR OLDER 17.5% 16.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 16,840 3,272,054
Single Parent Households With Children 5.2% 9.5%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 94.4% 90.3%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 56.0% 40.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 36.9% 25.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 19.2% 17.8%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.3% 12.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 10.3% 14.5%
$30,000 - $49,999 9.3% 12.5%
$15,000 - $29,999 6.5% 9.9%
$15,000 or less 6.6% 7.8%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,787 $86,654,000 48.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $2,207 $17,728,000 10.0%
Staff $879 $7,065,000 4.0%
General Administration $292 $2,348,000 1.3%
School Administration $894 $7,183,000 4.0%
Operation $1,948 $15,646,000 8.8%
Transportation $833 $6,689,000 3.8%
Other $733 $5,889,000 3.3%
Total Support $7,786 $62,548,000 35.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,592 $28,856,000 16.2%
Total Expenditures $22,166 $178,058,000 100.0%
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%