School Details

Washington Irving School No 4

12 Madonna Place, Garfield, NJ 07026
(973) 340-5034
5

(out of 10)

Public Grades 2-5 293 students 10 students/teacher (NJ avg is 12)

Test Scores by grade

59%
60%
66%
71%
71%
78%

New Jersey Assessment of Skills and Knowledge (NJ ASK)

In 2011-2012 New Jersey used the New Jersey Assessment of Skills and Knowledge (NJ ASK) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in language arts literacy and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science. The NJ ASK is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New Jersey. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2013
  • Garfield School District average
  • New Jersey state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

47%
50%
59%
82%
75%
78%
85%
91%
90%

New Jersey Assessment of Skills and Knowledge (NJ ASK)

In 2011-2012 New Jersey used the New Jersey Assessment of Skills and Knowledge (NJ ASK) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in language arts literacy and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science. The NJ ASK is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New Jersey. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2013
  • Garfield School District average
  • New Jersey state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

65%
56%
61%
76%
76%
80%

New Jersey Assessment of Skills and Knowledge (NJ ASK)

In 2011-2012 New Jersey used the New Jersey Assessment of Skills and Knowledge (NJ ASK) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in language arts literacy and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science. The NJ ASK is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New Jersey. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2013
  • Garfield School District average
  • New Jersey state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Washington Irving School No 4 is a public elementary school in Garfield. The principal of Washington Irving School No 4 is Mrs Diane Freed, who can be contacted at dfreed@gboe.org. 293 children attend Washington Irving School No 4 and identify as Black, non-Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and Hispanic. 11% of the Washington Irving School No 4 students have "limited English proficiency." 66% of the 293 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Washington Irving School No 4 is 10:1. School No 4 Annex is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 6% 8%
White, non-Hispanic 58% 48%
Hispanic 35% 43%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.5% 1%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.4% 0.3%
Asian 0.4% %
Multiracial 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 66% 57%
Limited English proficiency 11% 0%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (7 years ago)

    My child Iva has learn so much.Thank you!

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