School Details

University Elementary School

1 University Place, Irvington, NJ 07111
(973) 399-6826
2

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-5 & ungraded 565 students 11 students/teacher (NJ avg is 12)

Test Scores by grade

33%
39%
66%
45%
53%
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
  • Irvington Township School District average
  • New Jersey state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

32%
29%
59%
55%
52%
78%
78%
75%
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
  • Irvington Township School District average
  • New Jersey state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

27%
29%
61%
43%
48%
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
  • Irvington Township School District average
  • New Jersey state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

University Elementary School is a public elementary school in Irvington. The principal of University Elementary School is Mr Henry Sosnowski and can be contacted at hsosnowski@irvington.k12.nj.us. 565 students go to University Elementary School and identify primarily as Black, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Asian/Pacific Islander. 80% of the 565 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at University Elementary School is 11:1. Berkeley Terrace is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 93% 89%
Hispanic 7% 10%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.2% 1%
Asian 0.2% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0%
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 80% 63%

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