Nicholas Murray Butler Academy School No. 23

Serves grades KG - 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 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
631 657 Westminstrer Avenue
Elizabeth, NJ 07208
Phone
(908) 436-5900
District
ELIZABETH PUBLIC SCHOOLS
County
UNION COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
763
Classroom Teachers
66

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New Jersey

1

(10 is best)

Better than 6.4% of NJ schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

2

(10 is best)

Nicholas Murray Butler Academy School No. 23 Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
22%
52%
22%
49%
22%
54%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
22%
53%
27%
56%
17%
50%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
17%
51%
27%
57%
7%
45%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 6

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
22%
47%
37%
54%
7%
39%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 7

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
17%
52%
27%
61%
7%
42%
17%
52%
27%
61%
7%
42%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
30%
52%
42%
61%
17%
44%
30%
52%
42%
61%
17%
44%
    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
12
13
12
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 84 11.0%
Grade 1 96 12.6%
Grade 2 91 11.9%
Grade 3 91 11.9%
Grade 4 82 10.7%
Grade 5 83 10.9%
Grade 6 66 8.7%
Grade 7 92 12.1%
Grade 8 78 10.2%
Total 763 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 9.8% 7.8% 42.8%
Black 37.2% 17.5% 15.2%
Hispanic 48.8% 72.8% 31.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 3.7% 1.7% 10.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 0.2% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 87.2% 79.3% 37.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 79.3% 69.5% 32.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.9% 9.8% 4.7%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 128,333 8,882,190
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 10,452.0 1,203
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.9% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.7% 18.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 35.9% 31.9%
45-64 YEARS OLD 24.2% 27.7%
65 OR OLDER 10.3% 15.9%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 40,785 3,231,874
Single Parent Households With Children 20.9% 9.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 73.4% 89.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 13.5% 39.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 6.9% 24.2%
$100,000 - $149,999 10.7% 17.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.8% 12.1%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.1% 14.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 22.4% 12.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 18.0% 10.4%
$15,000 or less 11.1% 8.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,449 $311,545,000 53.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $2,303 $62,663,000 10.7%
Staff $504 $13,720,000 2.3%
General Administration $244 $6,649,000 1.1%
School Administration $769 $20,931,000 3.6%
Operation $2,568 $69,872,000 11.9%
Transportation $497 $13,523,000 2.3%
Other $463 $12,591,000 2.1%
Total Support $7,348 $199,949,000 34.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,741 $74,594,000 12.7%
Total Expenditures $21,538 $586,088,000 100.0%
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%