Performance On National Tests

Note: All data taken from US Department of Education’s National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) for 2015 unless indicated otherwise.

For all NJ public schools:

Percentage of students at or above proficient in:

  • 4th grade math:  47%
    • white: 61%
    • black: 21%
    • Hispanic: 28%
    • national average: 39%
  • 8th grade math: 46%
    • white: 55%
    • black: 20%
    • Hispanic: 24%
    • national average: 32%
  • 12th grade math (2013): 33%
    • white: 39%
    • black: 10%
    • Hispanic: 14%
    • national average: 24%
    • 4th grade reading: 43%
    • white: 54%
    • black: 22%
    • Hispanic: 27%
    • national average: 35%
  • 8th grade reading: 41%
    • white: 48%
    • black: 20%
    • Hispanic: 21%
    • national average: 32%
  • 12th grade reading (2013): 41%
    • white: 51%
    • black: 19%
    • Hispanic: 20%
    • national average: 36%