School Details

Number 1 Elementary School

6129 Madison St, West New York, NJ 07093
(201) 553-4025
4

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-6 & ungraded 671 students 8 students/teacher (NJ avg is 12)

Test Scores by grade

70%
61%
66%
75%
78%
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
  • West New York School District average
  • New Jersey state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

46%
47%
59%
83%
76%
78%
87%
86%
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 New York School District average
  • New Jersey state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

56%
49%
61%
71%
75%
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 New York School District average
  • New Jersey state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

45%
49%
66%
91%
88%
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 New York School District average
  • New Jersey state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Number 1 Elementary School is a public middle school in West New York. The principal of Number 1 Elementary School is Mr Nelson Lopez, whose e-mail is nlopez@wnyschools.net. 671 students attend Number 1 Elementary School and identify mostly as Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and Asian/Pacific Islander. 15% of the Number 1 Elementary School students are "limited in English proficiency." 84% of the 671 students here get reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Number 1 Elementary School is 8:1. St. Joseph of the Palisades Elementary School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Hispanic 96% 94%
White, non-Hispanic 2% 3%
Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 1%
Asian 0.6% %
Black, non-Hispanic 0.3% 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.3% 0%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.1% 0%
Multiracial 0.1% 1%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 84% 76%
Limited English proficiency 15% 10%

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