Cicely Tyson School-Performaning Arts

161 Elmwood Ave, East Orange, NJ 07018 | (973) 266-5970
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Student Enrollment: 838
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 161 Elmwood Ave, East Orange, NJ 07018
  • Principal or Admin: Laura Trimmings
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: 838
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 68.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 381 (45.5%)
  • Females: 457 (54.5%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 84 (10.0%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 455 (54.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 539 (64.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Cicely Tyson School-Performaning Arts Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Cicely Tyson School-Performaning Arts
  Number Percent
6th Grade15418.4%
7th Grade13716.3%
8th Grade12715.2%
9th Grade12314.7%
10th Grade10312.3%
11th Grade9010.7%
12th Grade667.9%
Source: NJ Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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