Thomas Edison Energysmart Charter School

Serves grades KG - 9

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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: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
150 Pierce Street
Somerset, NJ 08873
Phone
(732) 412-7643
District
THOMAS EDISON ENERGYSMART CHARTER SCHOOL
County
SOMERSET COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
Yes
Students Enrolled
421
Classroom Teachers
25

* Thomas Edison Energysmart Charter 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 99.7% of NJ schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Thomas Edison Energysmart Charter School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 93 52
Proficiency in Reading 92 51
Proficiency in Math 94 53

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 97 53
Proficiency in Reading 98 57
Proficiency in Math 96 49

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 95 52
Proficiency in Reading 98 57
Proficiency in Math 92 48

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 93 48
Proficiency in Reading 98 55
Proficiency in Math 87 42

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 87 51
Proficiency in Reading 97 61
Proficiency in Math 76 42

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 17.11
AVG FOR DISTRICT 17.11
AVG FOR STATE 12.22
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 49 11.6%
Grade 1 50 11.9%
Grade 2 49 11.6%
Grade 3 50 11.9%
Grade 4 50 11.9%
Grade 5 51 12.1%
Grade 6 39 9.3%
Grade 7 42 10.0%
Grade 8 41 9.7%
Total 421 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 14.8% 14.8% 45.8%
Black 15.3% 15.3% 16.0%
Hispanic 4.6% 4.6% 27.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 64.2% 64.2% 10.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.2% 1.2% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 9.7% 9.7% 36.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.2% 6.2% 31.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.6% 3.6% 4.7%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION UNREPORTED 8,908,520
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) UNREPORTED 1,207
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW UNREPORTED 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 18.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 32.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 27.8%
65 OR OLDER UNREPORTED 15.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households UNREPORTED 3,164,609
Single Parent Households With Children UNREPORTED 10.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma UNREPORTED 89.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree UNREPORTED 38.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more UNREPORTED 21.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 UNREPORTED 17.4%
$75,000 - $99,999 UNREPORTED 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 UNREPORTED 15.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 UNREPORTED 13.7%
$15,000 - $29,999 UNREPORTED 11.4%
$15,000 or less UNREPORTED 8.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,877 $2,009,934 52.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $289 $98,838 2.6%
Staff $0 $0 0.0%
General Administration $316 $108,072 2.8%
School Administration $1,488 $508,896 13.2%
Operation $1,740 $595,080 15.5%
Transportation $58 $19,836 0.5%
Other $825 $282,150 7.3%
Total Support $4,716 $1,612,872 42.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $643 $219,906 5.7%
Total Expenditures $11,237 $3,843,054 100.0%
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%