J Garfield Jackson Sr Academy

106 Prospect St, East Orange, NJ 07017 | (973) 266-5895
  • Grades: 1-5
  • Student Enrollment: 261
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5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 106 Prospect Street, East Orange, NJ 07017
  • Principal or Admin: Gladys Calhoun
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: 261
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 27.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 9.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 127 (48.7%)
  • Females: 134 (51.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 19 (7.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 180 (69.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 199 (76.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
J Garfield Jackson Sr Academy Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black26099.6%
Asian--
Hispanic10.4%
White--
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For J Garfield Jackson Sr Academy
  Number Percent
1st Grade6524.9%
2nd Grade5621.5%
3rd Grade4316.5%
4th Grade4216.1%
5th Grade3814.6%
Ungraded176.5%
Source: NJ Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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2 reviews for J Garfield Jackson Sr Academy

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on September 07, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • The faculty is very bright, energetic and caring. The school is run very similar to a private school. The teachers encourage all the students to excel in their studies. Excellent!!!
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on September 07, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Excellent School. Operates similar to a private school. The teachers encourage the students to excel. Very bright and dedicated faculty.

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