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Essex County Vocational S School District

GreatSchools Rating: 6 out of 10. GreatSchools Ratings are based on test results. 10 is best.
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900 Bloomfield Ave
Verona, NJ 07044
Essex County
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PH: (973) 228-0377

  • Grades 9-12 & ungraded
  • 2114 students
  • 4 schools

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 HSPA Results

Scale: % at or above proficient

Grade 11

Language Arts Literacy
 97% (2013)
 97% (2012)
 94% (2011)
 88% (2010)
 79% (2009)
 81% (2008)
 79% (2007)
The state average for Language Arts Literacy was 92% in 2013.

Math
 88% (2013)
 83% (2012)
 70% (2011)
 72% (2010)
 70% (2009)
 64% (2008)
 65% (2007)
The state average for Math was 80% in 2013.

Source: NJ Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

About the Tests

  • In 2010-2011 New Jersey used the High School Proficiency Assessment (HSPA) to test students in grade 11 in language arts literacy and math.
  • The HSPA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New Jersey.
  • Students are required to pass the HSPA in order to graduate.
  • The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

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 HSPA Results By Subgroup

The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.

Scale: % at or above proficient

Grade 11
Language Arts LiteracyThis District
All Students97%
Female98%
Male96%
Black98%
Asian93%
Hispanic96%
Pacific Islandern/a
Whiten/a
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged97%
Non-economically disadvantaged96%
Special education95%
General education98%
English language learners93%
Non-migrant97%

MathThis District
All Students88%
Female88%
Male87%
Black86%
Asian79%
Hispanic90%
Pacific Islandern/a
Whiten/a
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged87%
Non-economically disadvantaged90%
Special education59%
General education91%
English language learners80%
Non-migrant88%
Source: NJ Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

About the Tests

  • In 2010-2011 New Jersey used the High School Proficiency Assessment (HSPA) to test students in grade 11 in language arts literacy and math.
  • The HSPA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New Jersey.
  • The different student groups are identified by the New Jersey Department of Education. If there are a small number of students in a particular group, the state doesn't report data for that group.
  • Students are required to pass the HSPA in order to graduate.
  • The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

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 Teachers

 
Teacher data was not reported for this district.

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 Students

Student Ethnicity
Information about this data
Source:
EthnicityThis DistrictState Average
Unspecified100%n/a

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 Spending Per Pupil

 

Finance data was not reported for this district.

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