Quitman Community School

21 Quitman St, Newark, NJ 07103 | (973) 733-6947
  • Grades: PK-8
  • Student Enrollment: 508
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4 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Jacquelynn D. Hartsfield
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: 508
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 36.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 267 (52.6%)
  • Females: 241 (47.4%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 33 (6.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 434 (85.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 467 (91.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Quitman Community School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian40.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Quitman Community School
  Number Percent
1st Grade5110.0%
2nd Grade5811.4%
3rd Grade5510.8%
4th Grade6412.6%
5th Grade499.6%
6th Grade5210.2%
7th Grade448.7%
8th Grade448.7%
Source: NJ Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 4

4 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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2 reviews for Quitman Community School

  • Reviewed by Student on February 14, 2010
  • Rating: 4 (4 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I give this school 4 and 1 half because this school has great teachers and great students but they have no auditorium nothing in there gym but basketball hoops and there schools food is not that up to date they should check up on that problem when they cook the food or even buy the food!
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on June 23, 2009
  • Rating: 4 (4 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Quitman is a decent school. I give kudos to the staff for caring. And a special thumbs up to Mr. Harvey, the after school program chorus teacher.

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