PROFICIENCY 34% 22% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
37%Elmwood Park School District
37%Elmwood Park
43%New Jersey

Sixteenth Avenue School is a school servicing grades PK to 5 and is located in the district of "Elmwood Park School District" in Elmwood Park, NJ. There are a total of 446 students and 34 teachers at Sixteenth Avenue School, for a student to teacher ratio of 14 to 1. There are a total of 144 free lunch students and 58 reduced lunch students.

Sixteenth Avenue School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 33.5%, which is 22% lower than the New Jersey average.


Student/Teacher ratio14:1
Free lunch144
Reduced lunch58


Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Sixteenth Avenue School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Sixteenth Avenue School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictNew JerseyNational
Caucasian 39.0% 45.0% 50.3% 51.1%
African American 10.8% 9.7% 15.1% 15.9%
Asian 18.3% 11.3% 9.7% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 30.8% 32.1% 22.9% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.1% 0.2% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.3% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.0% 1.8% 1.5% 3.1%

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Elmwood Park demographics profile

StatisticElmwood ParkNew JerseyNational
Population density (sq mi)7,619191
Median age38.939.537.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)59%56%55%
Speak English49%69%79%
Speak Spanish23%16%13%

Education level achieved in Elmwood Park

IndexElmwood ParkNew JerseyNational
Completed 8th grade87.4%87.5%84.3%
Completed high school85.9%86.3%83.0%
Completed some college52.5%60.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree35.7%43.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors30.7%37.5%30.3%
Completed masters7.6%14.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.5%4.0%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.7%1.5%1.3%
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Source: The Sixteenth Avenue School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.