School Details

Olivet Elementary School

235 Sheep Pen Road, Pittsgrove, NJ 08318
(856) 358-2081
5

(out of 10)

Public Grades 3-5 385 students 11 student/teacher

Test Scores by grade

61%
61%
66%
76%
76%
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
  • Pittsgrove Township Board of Education average
  • New Jersey state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

41%
41%
59%
71%
71%
78%
89%
89%
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
  • Pittsgrove Township Board of Education average
  • New Jersey state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

58%
58%
61%
81%
81%
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
  • Pittsgrove Township Board of Education average
  • New Jersey state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Olivet Elementary School is a public elementary school in Olivet. The principal of Olivet Elementary School is Mrs Patricia Gaburo and can be contacted at pgaburo@pittsgrove.net. 385 students go to Olivet Elementary School and identify as Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and Black, non-Hispanic. 30% of the 385 students here are paying reduced lunch prices.The average class size at Olivet Elementary School is 18, and the student to teacher ratio is 11:1. Elmer Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Ceramics sculpture
  • Chorus
  • Computer arts
  • Dance
  • Drawing painting
  • Orchestra
  • Photography
  • Theater drama
  • Video film production

Languages Taught

  • Arabic
  • Cantonese
  • French
  • German
  • Hebrew
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Korean
  • Latin
  • Mandarin
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog

Sports

  • Badminton
  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Bicycling
  • Cheerleading
  • Crew
  • Cross country
  • Fencing
  • Field hockey
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Gymnastics
  • Lacrosse
  • Martial arts self defense
  • P.E. classes
  • Rock climbing
  • Rugby
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Track
  • Ultimate Frisbee
  • Volleyball
  • Water polo
  • Wrestling
  • Yoga

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Hispanic 9% 6%
White, non-Hispanic 81% 83%
Black, non-Hispanic 8% 9%
Multiracial 2% %
Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 0.9%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.3%
Asian 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 30% 26%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (11 years ago)

    I believe that this school is one of the finest in the state. We moved from a nearby town so that our children could attend this school. We are proud of their teachers and students! My son is in special education and they have been wonderful in helping us along the way.

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