School Details

Anthony V Ceres School

445 State Street, Perth Amboy, NJ 08861
(732) 376-6020
3

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-4 627 students 10 students/teacher (NJ avg is 12)

Test Scores by grade

44%
55%
66%
60%
65%
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
  • Perth Amboy School District average
  • New Jersey state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

30%
37%
59%
59%
59%
78%
79%
80%
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
  • Perth Amboy School District average
  • New Jersey state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Anthony V Ceres School is a public elementary school in Perth Amboy. The principal of Anthony V Ceres School is Ms Michelle Velez and can be contacted at michvelez@paps.net. 627 students go to Anthony V Ceres School and identify as Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and White, non-Hispanic. 17% of the Anthony V Ceres School students have "limited English proficiency." 81% of the 627 students here have subsidized lunches. The student to teacher ratio at Anthony V Ceres School is 10:1. Edward J Patten Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Hispanic 92% 89%
Black, non-Hispanic 5% 7%
White, non-Hispanic 2% 3%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.3% 0.5%
Asian 0.3% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.02%
Multiracial 0% 0.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 81% 74%
Limited English proficiency 17% 0%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (2 years ago)

    Very fond memories i had in this school back in the year 2000. I wish i was there now xD i am 21 years old now

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