School Details

Grove Street Elementary School

594 Grove Street, Irvington, NJ 07111
(973) 399-6865
3

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-5 & ungraded 363 students 7 students/teacher (NJ avg is 12)

Test Scores by grade

41%
35%
66%
71%
55%
76%

New Jersey Assessment of Skills and Knowledge (NJ ASK)

In 2013-2014 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 2014
  • Irvington Township School District average
  • New Jersey state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

32%
33%
60%
32%
43%
75%
57%
74%
89%

New Jersey Assessment of Skills and Knowledge (NJ ASK)

In 2013-2014 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 2014
  • Irvington Township School District average
  • New Jersey state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

26%
36%
62%
55%
49%
80%

New Jersey Assessment of Skills and Knowledge (NJ ASK)

In 2013-2014 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 2014
  • Irvington Township School District average
  • New Jersey state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Grove Street Elementary School is a public elementary school in Irvington. The principal of Grove Street Elementary School is Dr Deniese Cooper, whose e-mail is dcooper@irvington.k12.nj.us. 363 students go to Grove Street Elementary School and identify primarily as Black, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Native American or Native Alaskan. 4% of the Grove Street Elementary School students are "limited in English proficiency." 71% of the 363 students here have subsidized lunches. The student to teacher ratio at Grove Street Elementary School is 7:1. Speedway Academies is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 91% 89%
Hispanic 8% 10%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.3% 0%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.3% 1%
Asian 0.3% %
Multiracial 0% 0%
White, non-Hispanic 0% 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 71% 63%
Limited English proficiency 4% 10%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (2 years ago)

    This school has an excellent and dedicated principal wonderful qualified dutiful teachers and an all around staff that takes care of your children as if they were their own!!!!...Grove Street school is number 1 in public school education and community dedication!!!!

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