School Details

Frank Antonides Elementary School

135 Locust Avenue, West Long Branch, NJ 07764
(732) 222-5080
7

(out of 10)

Public Grades 4-8 355 students 11 students/teacher (NJ avg is 12)

Test Scores by grade

48%
47%
59%
79%
78%
78%
95%
94%
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
  • West Long Branch School District average
  • New Jersey state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

64%
64%
61%
83%
83%
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
  • West Long Branch School District average
  • New Jersey state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

66%
66%
66%
74%
74%
79%

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
  • West Long Branch School District average
  • New Jersey state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

74%
74%
65%
86%
86%
64%

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
  • West Long Branch School District average
  • New Jersey state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

89%
89%
82%
71%
71%
69%
91%
91%
79%

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
  • West Long Branch School District average
  • New Jersey state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Frank Antonides Elementary School is a public middle school in West Long Branch. The principal of Frank Antonides Elementary School is Mr Chuck Welsh and can be contacted at cwelsh@wlbschools.com. 355 students go to Frank Antonides Elementary School and are mostly White, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Asian/Pacific Islander. 11% of the 355 students here get reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Frank Antonides Elementary School is 11:1. St Jerome Elementary School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 91% 91%
Hispanic 5% 6%
Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 2%
Black, non-Hispanic 1% 1.0%
Multiracial 1% %
Asian 1% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.4% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 11% 7%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (10 months ago)

    I am a graduate of Frank Antonides school and a current teacher in another district. After having the opportunity to work and observe in several districts I can honestly say that I received a very well rounded education at this school. I learned things that other districts never even touch on! I had Spanish and Computer Education from kindergarten to eighth grade which is unheard of in most other districts. I would highly recommend all the schools in the West Long Branch School District.

  • (4 years ago)

    If you have a special needs or ADHD child - Good Luck! You will need it in the WLB School District. The district's professional staff insist they are smarter than medical professionals and getting help from this VERY difficult. NJ has strong laws that require school districts to provide as much help and spend as much money as needed but these folks will fight you for every nickel. They sign off on treatment plans but they never seem to get put in place.

  • (5 years ago)

    Great teachers lend to a good atmosphere that drive my children to succeed. They love going to school

  • (8 years ago)

    FAS is a godd school ONLY if your child is an averge student and interested in sports as extracurricular activities. Being a parent of both an advanced acadmeically child and an ADHD child I found the school to be worse then lacking on both extremes. For the advance child there were no real challenges. The schools A.T. program was at best a fun distraction but certainly not of any real value.Plus children were almost penalized by other teachers for being involved in it. For my ADHD child it has been a constant struggle to have even the barest of services provided.

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