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Bayonne

GreatSchools Rating: 4 out of 10. GreatSchools Ratings are based on test results. 10 is best.
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669 Ave A
Bayonne, NJ 07002
Hudson County
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PH: (201) 858-5817

  • Grades PK-12 & ungraded
  • 9418 students
  • 13 schools

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 NJ ASK Results

Scale: % at or above proficient

Grade 3

Language Arts Literacy
 66% (2013)
 71% (2012)
 64% (2011)
 58% (2010)
 63% (2009)
The state average for Language Arts Literacy was 66% in 2013.

Math
 72% (2013)
 81% (2012)
 84% (2011)
 81% (2010)
 82% (2009)
The state average for Math was 78% in 2013.

Source: NJ Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 4

Science
 89% (2013)
 90% (2012)
 90% (2011)
 94% (2010)
 91% (2009)
 86% (2008)
 81% (2007)
The state average for Science was 90% in 2013.

Language Arts Literacy
 57% (2013)
 54% (2012)
 62% (2011)
 56% (2010)
 67% (2009)
The state average for Language Arts Literacy was 59% in 2013.

Math
 73% (2013)
 69% (2012)
 78% (2011)
 78% (2010)
 71% (2009)
The state average for Math was 78% in 2013.

Source: NJ Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 5

Language Arts Literacy
 54% (2013)
 55% (2012)
 57% (2011)
 57% (2010)
 71% (2009)
 57% (2008)
The state average for Language Arts Literacy was 61% in 2013.

Math
 76% (2013)
 80% (2012)
 79% (2011)
 75% (2010)
 78% (2009)
 78% (2008)
The state average for Math was 80% in 2013.

Source: NJ Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 6

Language Arts Literacy
 67% (2013)
 60% (2012)
 70% (2011)
 65% (2010)
 73% (2009)
 53% (2008)
The state average for Language Arts Literacy was 66% in 2013.

Math
 82% (2013)
 80% (2012)
 81% (2011)
 75% (2010)
 75% (2009)
 72% (2008)
The state average for Math was 79% in 2013.

Source: NJ Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 7

Language Arts Literacy
 63% (2013)
 55% (2012)
 65% (2011)
 68% (2010)
 78% (2009)
 74% (2008)
The state average for Language Arts Literacy was 65% in 2013.

Math
 62% (2013)
 53% (2012)
 64% (2011)
 63% (2010)
 66% (2009)
 66% (2008)
The state average for Math was 64% in 2013.

Source: NJ Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 8

Science
 74% (2013)
 77% (2012)
 77% (2011)
 80% (2010)
 85% (2009)
 85% (2008)
The state average for Science was 79% in 2013.

Language Arts Literacy
 83% (2013)
 81% (2012)
 82% (2011)
 83% (2010)
 85% (2009)
 83% (2008)
The state average for Language Arts Literacy was 82% in 2013.

Math
 64% (2013)
 70% (2012)
 74% (2011)
 71% (2010)
 75% (2009)
 68% (2008)
The state average for Math was 69% in 2013.

Source: NJ Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

About the Tests

  • In 2010-2011 New Jersey used the New Jersey Assessment of Skills and Knowledge (NJ ASK) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in language arts literacy and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science.
  • The NJ ASK 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 goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

Testing in New Jersey: An Overview

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 NJ ASK 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 3
Language Arts LiteracyThis District
All Students66%
Female74%
Male59%
Black52%
Asian88%
Hispanic61%
Pacific Islandern/a
White70%
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged62%
Non-economically disadvantaged73%
Special education21%
General education75%
English language learners31%
Non-migrant66%

MathThis District
All Students72%
Female74%
Male71%
Black59%
Asian92%
Hispanic68%
Pacific Islandern/a
White77%
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged68%
Non-economically disadvantaged81%
Special education34%
General education81%
English language learners36%
Non-migrant72%
Source: NJ Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 4
ScienceThis District
All Students89%
Female91%
Male87%
Black90%
Asian93%
Hispanic86%
Pacific Islandern/a
White91%
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged87%
Non-economically disadvantaged93%
Special education66%
General education94%
English language learners47%
Non-migrant89%

Language Arts LiteracyThis District
All Students57%
Female67%
Male47%
Black47%
Asian73%
Hispanic49%
Pacific Islandern/a
White64%
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged49%
Non-economically disadvantaged71%
General education64%
Non-migrant57%

MathThis District
All Students73%
Female74%
Male72%
Black58%
Asian91%
Hispanic67%
Pacific Islandern/a
White78%
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged68%
Non-economically disadvantaged81%
Special education38%
General education80%
English language learners18%
Non-migrant73%
Source: NJ Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 5
Language Arts LiteracyThis District
All Students54%
Female62%
Male47%
Black42%
Asian70%
Hispanic47%
Pacific Islandern/a
White59%
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged45%
Non-economically disadvantaged71%
Special education18%
General education62%
English language learners14%
Non-migrant54%

MathThis District
All Students76%
Female76%
Male76%
Black54%
Asian89%
Hispanic69%
Pacific Islandern/a
White83%
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged71%
Non-economically disadvantaged85%
Special education45%
General education82%
English language learners55%
Non-migrant76%
Source: NJ Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 6
Language Arts LiteracyThis District
All Students67%
Female74%
Male59%
Black43%
Asian81%
Hispanic65%
Pacific Islandern/a
White70%
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged60%
Non-economically disadvantaged77%
Special education29%
General education74%
English language learners19%
Non-migrant67%

MathThis District
All Students82%
Female83%
Male81%
Black62%
Asian92%
Hispanic79%
Pacific Islandern/a
White87%
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged78%
Non-economically disadvantaged88%
Special education38%
General education90%
English language learners69%
Non-migrant82%
Source: NJ Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 7
Language Arts LiteracyThis District
All Students63%
Female70%
Male57%
Black55%
Asian76%
Hispanic56%
White67%
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged59%
Non-economically disadvantaged69%
General education73%
Non-migrant63%

MathThis District
All Students62%
Female64%
Male61%
Black56%
Asian82%
Hispanic52%
White68%
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged57%
Non-economically disadvantaged70%
Special education23%
General education71%
English language learners58%
Non-migrant62%
Source: NJ Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 8
ScienceThis District
All Students74%
Female74%
Male75%
Black62%
Asian85%
Hispanic74%
Pacific Islandern/a
White76%
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged69%
Non-economically disadvantaged83%
Special education25%
General education85%
English language learners33%
Non-migrant74%

Language Arts LiteracyThis District
All Students83%
Female86%
Male80%
Black73%
Asian88%
Hispanic84%
Pacific Islandern/a
White85%
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged79%
Non-economically disadvantaged90%
Special education43%
General education91%
English language learners42%
Non-migrant83%

MathThis District
All Students64%
Female64%
Male65%
Black44%
Asian80%
Hispanic62%
Pacific Islandern/a
White69%
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged59%
Non-economically disadvantaged74%
Special education20%
General education72%
English language learners63%
Non-migrant64%
Source: NJ Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

About the Tests

  • In 2010-2011 New Jersey used the New Jersey Assessment of Skills and Knowledge (NJ ASK) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in language arts literacy and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science.
  • The NJ ASK 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.
  • The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

Testing in New Jersey: An Overview

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 HSPA Results

Scale: % at or above proficient

Grade 11

Language Arts Literacy
 91% (2013)
 91% (2012)
 90% (2011)
 90% (2010)
 84% (2009)
 83% (2008)
 82% (2007)
The state average for Language Arts Literacy was 92% in 2013.

Math
 82% (2013)
 83% (2012)
 72% (2011)
 75% (2010)
 75% (2009)
 71% (2008)
 71% (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.

Testing in New Jersey: An Overview

See New Jersey's state standards

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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 Students91%
Female93%
Male89%
Black87%
Asian88%
Hispanic91%
Pacific Islandern/a
White92%
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged87%
Non-economically disadvantaged96%
Special education61%
General education97%
English language learners41%
Non-migrant91%

MathThis District
All Students82%
Female82%
Male83%
Black64%
Asian82%
Hispanic80%
Pacific Islandern/a
White88%
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged78%
Non-economically disadvantaged87%
Special education35%
General education89%
English language learners59%
Non-migrant82%
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.

Testing in New Jersey: An Overview

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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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