Oliver St School

104 Oliver St, Newark, NJ 07105 | (973) 465-4870
  • Grades: PK-8
  • Student Enrollment: 853
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Mariana Golden
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: 853
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 54.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 452 (53.0%)
  • Females: 401 (47.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 126 (14.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 622 (72.9%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 748 (87.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Oliver St School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.2%
Black799.3%
Asian40.5%
Hispanic44752.4%
White32137.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Oliver St School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten263.0%
Kindergarten8610.1%
1st Grade9411.0%
2nd Grade8910.4%
3rd Grade8510.0%
4th Grade799.3%
5th Grade789.1%
6th Grade11613.6%
7th Grade10412.2%
8th Grade9611.3%
Source: NJ Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Oliver St 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
201057.6%37.9%59.7%
200969.1%40.5%62.7%
 
Math Test
201093.0%55.9%59.9%
200976.7%52.4%75.2%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Language Arts Test
201062.6%35.8%41.9%
200981.5%40.3%80.2%
 
Math Test
201092.9%54.6%59.4%
200992.9%54.3%62.7%
 
Science Test
201095.3%80.2%87.1%
2009100.0%76.3%85.7%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Language Arts Test
201060.5%38.5%46.3%
200963.8%39.4%68.3%
 
Math Test
201087.5%55.7%62.5%
200986.3%58.7%56.6%
 

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Language Arts Test
201050.4%34.4%78.6%
200967.2%42.0%69.8%
 
Math Test
201062.1%48.6%86.1%
200971.9%42.0%78.7%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Language Arts Test
201050.0%40.8%86.1%
200955.3%44.3%72.5%
 
Math Test
201065.1%33.9%81.9%
200959.8%39.4%66.8%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Language Arts Test
201065.6%57.7%94.0%
200960.6%55.9%91.7%
 
Math Test
201061.5%40.6%83.6%
200960.6%41.9%62.1%
 
Science Test
201065.7%60.6%94.2%
200981.8%62.0%94.7%
 
Source: NJ Department of Education 2009-2010

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