Speedway Avenue School is a school servicing grades KG to 8 and is located in the district of "NEWARK PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT" in Newark, NJ. There are a total of 464 students and 36 teachers at Speedway Avenue School, for a student to teacher ratio of 13 to 1. There are a total of 372 free lunch students and 12 reduced lunch students.
Speedway Avenue School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 9.5%, which is 78% lower than the New Jersey average.
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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 Speedway Avenue School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.
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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|Hispanic or Latino||n/a||n/a||22.9%||23.6%|
|American Indian and Alaskan||n/a||n/a||0.2%||1.2%|
|Benjamin Banneker Academy||37%||0.5||East Orange, NJ|
|Pride Academy Charter School||42%||0.6||East Orange, NJ|
|Langston Hughes Elementary School||24%||0.6||East Orange, NJ|
|Dionne Warwick Institute||25%||0.7||East Orange, NJ|
|Newark Early College High School||16%||0.7||Newark, NJ|
|Newark Vocational High School||5%||0.7||Newark, NJ|
|Ecole Toussaint Louverture||27%||0.7||East Orange, NJ|
|South Seventeenth Street School||11%||0.8||Newark, NJ|
|Thirteenth Avenue School Martin Luther King||10%||1.0||Newark, NJ|
|Fourteenth Avenue School||15%||1.0||Newark, NJ|
|Harriet Tubman Elementary School||22%||1.0||Newark, NJ|
|Population density (sq mi)||11,603||1||91|
|Married (15yrs & older)||35%||56%||55%|
|Completed 8th grade||72.2%||87.5%||84.3%|
|Completed high school||69.3%||86.3%||83.0%|
|Completed some college||37.5%||60.7%||59.4%|
|Completed associate degree||18.6%||43.9%||38.5%|
|Completed professional degree||1.1%||4.0%||3.3%|