School Details

Robert Waters Elementary School

2800 Summit Ave, Union City, NJ 07087
(201) 348-5925
2

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-6 & ungraded 1045 students 10 students/teacher (NJ avg is 12)

Test Scores by grade

46%
53%
66%
66%
72%
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
  • Union City School District average
  • New Jersey state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

44%
45%
60%
73%
70%
75%
84%
81%
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
  • Union City School District average
  • New Jersey state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

38%
46%
62%
72%
75%
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
  • Union City School District average
  • New Jersey state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

54%
54%
67%
83%
79%
79%

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
  • Union City School District average
  • New Jersey state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Robert Waters Elementary School is a public middle school in Union City. The principal of Robert Waters Elementary School is Ms Faith Tieri, whose e-mail is ftieri@union-city.k12.nj.us. 1,045 children attend Robert Waters Elementary School and are mostly Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and White, non-Hispanic. 37% of the Robert Waters Elementary School students have "limited English proficiency." 96% of the 1,045 students here have subsidized lunches. The ratio of students to teachers at Robert Waters Elementary School is 10:1. McKinley No. 10 Elementary School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Drawing painting

Languages Taught

  • Italian

Sports

  • Tennis

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Hispanic 97% 96%
Black, non-Hispanic 1% 1%
White, non-Hispanic 1% 2%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.9% 1%
Asian 0.9% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0%
Multiracial 0% 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 96% 91%
Limited English proficiency 37% 25%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (9 years ago)

    I really enjoy this school for my child. I highly recommend this school to any parent. Although this school doesn't have any after school activities I still rate it 5 stars.

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