Bragaw Ave School

103 Bragaw Ave, Newark, NJ 07112 | (973) 705-3970
  • Grades: KG-8
  • Student Enrollment: 341
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Tony Motley
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Newark City School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $25,201
  • Graduation Rate: 72.8%
  • Dropout Rate: 2.7%
  • Students Per Teacher: 15.4
  • Enrolled Students: 39,443

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 341
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 22.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 173 (50.7%)
  • Females: 168 (49.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 22 (6.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 298 (87.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 320 (93.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Bragaw Ave School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black31993.5%
Asian--
Hispanic226.5%
White--
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Bragaw Ave School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten3510.3%
1st Grade3510.3%
2nd Grade3811.1%
3rd Grade4412.9%
4th Grade339.7%
5th Grade308.8%
6th Grade329.4%
7th Grade339.7%
8th Grade4212.3%
Ungraded195.6%
Source: NJ Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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2 reviews for Bragaw Ave School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on January 21, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • If you can get passed the cosmetics (outside of the school) this school is great. Great Teachers, Ahead of many Charter and Private Schools in testing, and a great great great principal and leadership. I was shocked at how great it was, because honestly I expected the worst.
  • Reviewed by Student on November 19, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • i love my school and i love everybody in it i was there scence kindergarden i love bragaw ave school everybody send your child to bragaw school i love uuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuu know that duzzzezz

Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Bragaw 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 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Language Arts Test
201036.7%37.9%59.7%
200932.2%40.5%62.7%
 
Math Test
201061.2%55.9%59.9%
200929.0%52.4%75.2%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201018.6%54.6%59.4%
200936.8%54.3%62.7%
 
Science Test
201050.0%80.2%87.1%
200962.2%76.3%85.7%
 
Language Arts Test
200926.3%40.3%80.2%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Language Arts Test
201019.0%38.5%46.3%
200921.1%39.4%68.3%
 
Math Test
201038.1%55.7%62.5%
200947.4%58.7%56.6%
 

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Language Arts Test
201025.6%34.4%78.6%
200934.7%42.0%69.8%
 
Math Test
201046.5%48.6%86.1%
200954.2%42.0%78.7%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Language Arts Test
201045.7%40.8%86.1%
200913.3%44.3%72.5%
 
Math Test
201034.3%33.9%81.9%
200920.0%39.4%66.8%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Language Arts Test
201046.3%57.7%94.0%
200955.6%55.9%91.7%
 
Math Test
201021.9%40.6%83.6%
200941.7%41.9%62.1%
 
Science Test
201029.3%60.6%94.2%
200963.9%62.0%94.7%
 
Source: NJ Department of Education 2009-2010

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