Arbor Elementary School

Serves grades 4 - 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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1717 Lester Place
Piscataway, NJ 08854
Phone
(732) 752-8652
District
PISCATAWAY TOWNSHIP SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
MIDDLESEX COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
508
Classroom Teachers
41

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New Jersey

5

(10 is best)

Better than 50.0% of NJ schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

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

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 51 53
Proficiency in Reading 56 57
Proficiency in Math 45 49

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 56 52
Proficiency in Reading 59 57
Proficiency in Math 52 48

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 12.44
AVG FOR DISTRICT 13.08
AVG FOR STATE 12.22
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 4 276 54.3%
Grade 5 210 41.3%
Total 508 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 11.3% 16.2% 45.8%
Black 30.5% 29.2% 16.0%
Hispanic 26.7% 19.2% 27.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 30.9% 34.7% 10.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 0.7% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 40.4% 32.1% 36.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 30.5% 25.2% 31.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.8% 6.9% 4.7%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 57,695 8,908,520
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 3,036.5 1,207
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.7% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.8% 18.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 41.8% 32.0%
45-64 YEARS OLD 21.9% 27.9%
65 OR OLDER 10.9% 15.5%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 16,126 3,213,362
Single Parent Households With Children 7.5% 9.9%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 92.1% 89.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 50.5% 38.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 23.6% 22.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 20.0% 17.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 15.2% 12.1%
$50,000 - $74,999 15.0% 14.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 11.7% 13.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 7.2% 11.0%
$15,000 or less 7.3% 8.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,520 $68,934,320 52.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,798 $13,019,318 10.0%
Staff $479 $3,468,439 2.7%
General Administration $290 $2,099,890 1.6%
School Administration $677 $4,902,157 3.8%
Operation $1,608 $11,643,528 8.9%
Transportation $758 $5,488,678 4.2%
Other $426 $3,084,666 2.4%
Total Support $6,035 $43,699,435 33.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,432 $17,610,112 13.5%
Total Expenditures $17,987 $130,243,867 100.0%
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%