Union Ave School

427 Union Ave, Irvington, NJ 07111 | (973) 399-6885
  • Grades: 4-8
  • Student Enrollment: 786
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 427 Union Ave, Irvington, NJ 07111
  • Principal or Admin: Ronald Bligh
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 786
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 74.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 10.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 395 (50.3%)
  • Females: 391 (49.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 83 (10.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 380 (48.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 463 (58.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Union Ave School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black73493.4%
Asian30.4%
Hispanic476.0%
White10.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Union Ave School
  Number Percent
4th Grade81.0%
5th Grade81.0%
6th Grade24230.8%
7th Grade25332.2%
8th Grade23229.5%
Ungraded435.5%
Source: NJ Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Union Ave School performed on average much worse than most 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 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Language Arts Test
201044.8%34.2%78.6%
200939.1%34.6%69.8%
 
Math Test
201046.8%37.1%86.1%
200949.3%41.1%78.7%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Language Arts Test
201040.7%36.0%86.1%
200943.9%40.7%72.5%
 
Math Test
201036.5%33.8%81.9%
200939.4%34.1%66.8%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Language Arts Test
201055.6%51.3%94.0%
200956.5%46.4%91.7%
 
Math Test
201043.4%37.5%83.6%
200947.6%36.9%62.1%
 
Science Test
201051.6%47.2%94.2%
200954.6%50.1%94.7%
 
Source: NJ Department of Education 2009-2010

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