Dionne Warwick Institute School

120 Central Ave, East Orange, NJ 07018 | (973) 266-5930
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 482
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Gloria Watson
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • East Orange School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $23,353
  • Graduation Rate: 66.1%
  • Dropout Rate: 3.3%
  • Students Per Teacher: 10.8
  • Enrolled Students: 9,851

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 482
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 46.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 10.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 254 (52.7%)
  • Females: 228 (47.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 39 (8.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 334 (69.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 373 (77.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Dionne Warwick Institute School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black46997.3%
Asian--
Hispanic132.7%
White--
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Dionne Warwick Institute School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten6212.9%
Kindergarten6914.3%
1st Grade7415.4%
2nd Grade6112.7%
3rd Grade5711.8%
4th Grade5611.6%
5th Grade6012.4%
Ungraded438.9%
Source: NJ Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for Dionne Warwick Institute School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on January 24, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • The administrators and teachers at this school is wonderful. The students are doing excellent and I'm proud of their progress.

Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Dionne Warwick Institute School performed on average about the same as other schools across the state on ASK state exams in the following subjects:
  • Language Arts
  • Math
  • Science

ASK - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Language Arts Test
201062.7%55.5%59.7%
200952.1%52.2%62.7%
 
Math Test
201077.1%73.3%59.9%
200973.9%65.0%75.2%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Language Arts Test
201045.5%45.2%41.9%
200947.5%44.0%80.2%
 
Math Test
201095.5%77.5%59.4%
200967.9%66.9%62.7%
 
Science Test
201098.5%89.0%87.1%
200996.1%86.0%85.7%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Language Arts Test
201047.3%46.6%46.3%
200946.0%41.5%68.3%
 
Math Test
201074.4%72.9%62.5%
200973.0%71.4%56.6%
 
Source: NJ Department of Education 2009-2010

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