Upper School

Serves grades 3 - 8

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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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
143 Charlotte Pl
Englewood Cliffs, NJ 07632
Phone
(201) 567-7292
District
ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
BERGEN COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
342
Classroom Teachers
36

* Upper School is one of the top 100 best public schools in America.

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New Jersey

10

(10 is best)

Better than 98.5% of NJ schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Upper School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 89 52
Proficiency in Reading 91 51
Proficiency in Math 87 53

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 90 53
Proficiency in Reading 91 57
Proficiency in Math 88 49

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 90 52
Proficiency in Reading 93 57
Proficiency in Math 87 48

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 84 48
Proficiency in Reading 92 55
Proficiency in Math 76 42

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 84 51
Proficiency in Reading 97 61
Proficiency in Math 70 42

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 9.45
AVG FOR DISTRICT 10.18
AVG FOR STATE 12.22
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 3 68 19.9%
Grade 4 52 15.2%
Grade 5 73 21.3%
Grade 6 49 14.3%
Grade 7 56 16.4%
Grade 8 44 12.9%
Total 342 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 35.4% 35.3% 45.8%
Black 3.2% 2.6% 16.0%
Hispanic 6.8% 5.8% 27.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 54.3% 56.0% 10.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.2% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 0.0% 0.0% 36.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0% 31.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0% 4.7%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 5,435 8,908,520
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,615.5 1,207
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.3% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.3% 18.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 21.3% 32.0%
45-64 YEARS OLD 31.9% 27.9%
65 OR OLDER 22.2% 15.5%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 1,833 3,213,362
Single Parent Households With Children 4.1% 9.9%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 94.3% 89.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 62.4% 38.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 45.7% 22.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 23.5% 17.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 8.3% 12.1%
$50,000 - $74,999 8.7% 14.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 6.7% 13.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 4.5% 11.0%
$15,000 or less 2.7% 8.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,967 $6,557,916 50.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $3,622 $1,984,856 15.3%
Staff $624 $341,952 2.6%
General Administration $768 $420,864 3.2%
School Administration $292 $160,016 1.2%
Operation $1,648 $903,104 6.9%
Transportation $381 $208,788 1.6%
Other $969 $531,012 4.1%
Total Support $8,305 $4,551,140 35.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,443 $1,886,764 14.5%
Total Expenditures $23,715 $12,995,820 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,604 $14,970,833,107 49.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,968 $2,777,873,561 9.2%
Staff $577 $814,793,701 2.7%
General Administration $375 $529,617,536 1.8%
School Administration $962 $1,357,954,822 4.5%
Operation $1,857 $2,621,550,093 8.7%
Transportation $744 $1,049,805,051 3.5%
Other $474 $668,867,364 2.2%
Total Support $6,956 $9,820,594,337 32.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,874 $5,468,730,747 18.1%
Total Expenditures $21,433 $30,260,179,262 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%