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West New York School District

GreatSchools Rating: 4 out of 10. GreatSchools Ratings are based on test results. 10 is best.
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6028 Broadway
West New York, NJ 07093
Hudson County
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PH: (201) 553-4000

  • Grades PK-12 & ungraded
  • 7805 students
  • 9 schools

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 NJ ASK Results

Scale: % at or above proficient

Grade 3

Language Arts Literacy
 61% (2013)
 64% (2012)
 59% (2011)
 52% (2010)
 54% (2009)
The state average for Language Arts Literacy was 66% in 2013.

Math
 78% (2013)
 80% (2012)
 81% (2011)
 85% (2010)
 75% (2009)
The state average for Math was 78% in 2013.

Source: NJ Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 4

Science
 86% (2013)
 90% (2012)
 89% (2011)
 90% (2010)
 92% (2009)
 76% (2008)
 75% (2007)
The state average for Science was 90% in 2013.

Language Arts Literacy
 47% (2013)
 51% (2012)
 49% (2011)
 43% (2010)
 46% (2009)
The state average for Language Arts Literacy was 59% in 2013.

Math
 76% (2013)
 79% (2012)
 81% (2011)
 81% (2010)
 76% (2009)
The state average for Math was 78% in 2013.

Source: NJ Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 5

Language Arts Literacy
 49% (2013)
 46% (2012)
 46% (2011)
 49% (2010)
 46% (2009)
 42% (2008)
The state average for Language Arts Literacy was 61% in 2013.

Math
 75% (2013)
 82% (2012)
 83% (2011)
 79% (2010)
 77% (2009)
 75% (2008)
The state average for Math was 80% in 2013.

Source: NJ Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 6

Language Arts Literacy
 49% (2013)
 53% (2012)
 61% (2011)
 54% (2010)
 64% (2009)
 46% (2008)
The state average for Language Arts Literacy was 66% in 2013.

Math
 88% (2013)
 81% (2012)
 86% (2011)
 80% (2010)
 83% (2009)
 79% (2008)
The state average for Math was 79% in 2013.

Source: NJ Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 7

Language Arts Literacy
 47% (2013)
 46% (2012)
 44% (2011)
 55% (2010)
 62% (2009)
 63% (2008)
The state average for Language Arts Literacy was 65% in 2013.

Math
 54% (2013)
 61% (2012)
 61% (2011)
 60% (2010)
 64% (2009)
 67% (2008)
The state average for Math was 64% in 2013.

Source: NJ Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 8

Science
 70% (2013)
 72% (2012)
 72% (2011)
 70% (2010)
 81% (2009)
 76% (2008)
The state average for Science was 79% in 2013.

Language Arts Literacy
 77% (2013)
 77% (2012)
 76% (2011)
 76% (2010)
 76% (2009)
 79% (2008)
The state average for Language Arts Literacy was 82% in 2013.

Math
 69% (2013)
 74% (2012)
 78% (2011)
 76% (2010)
 77% (2009)
 70% (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 Students61%
Female64%
Male59%
Blackn/a
Asian91%
Hispanic60%
Pacific Islandern/a
White83%
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged61%
Non-economically disadvantaged63%
Special education24%
General education71%
English language learners32%
Non-migrant61%

MathThis District
All Students78%
Female78%
Male77%
Blackn/a
Asian100%
Hispanic77%
Pacific Islandern/a
White100%
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged78%
Non-economically disadvantaged75%
Special education55%
General education85%
English language learners50%
Non-migrant78%
Source: NJ Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 4
ScienceThis District
All Students86%
Female84%
Male88%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic86%
Pacific Islandern/a
White92%
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged87%
Non-economically disadvantaged84%
Special education80%
General education90%
English language learners56%
Non-migrant86%

Language Arts LiteracyThis District
All Students47%
Female48%
Male45%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic47%
Pacific Islandern/a
White42%
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged44%
Non-economically disadvantaged55%
Special education13%
General education55%
English language learners18%
Non-migrant47%

MathThis District
All Students76%
Female75%
Male77%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic76%
Pacific Islandern/a
White67%
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged77%
Non-economically disadvantaged75%
Special education63%
General education82%
English language learners49%
Non-migrant76%
Source: NJ Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 5
Language Arts LiteracyThis District
All Students49%
Female62%
Male38%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic49%
Pacific Islandern/a
Whiten/a
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged50%
Non-economically disadvantaged47%
Special education21%
General education58%
English language learners21%
Non-migrant49%

MathThis District
All Students75%
Female79%
Male71%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic74%
Pacific Islandern/a
White91%
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged77%
Non-economically disadvantaged68%
Special education55%
General education84%
English language learners27%
Non-migrant75%
Source: NJ Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 6
Language Arts LiteracyThis District
All Students49%
Female51%
Male48%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic49%
Pacific Islandern/a
White53%
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged50%
Non-economically disadvantaged47%
Special education15%
General education57%
English language learners15%
Non-migrant49%

MathThis District
All Students88%
Female88%
Male88%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic88%
Pacific Islandern/a
White89%
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged90%
Non-economically disadvantaged83%
Special education56%
General education97%
English language learners40%
Non-migrant88%
Source: NJ Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 7
Language Arts LiteracyThis District
All Students47%
Female53%
Male41%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic46%
White65%
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged46%
Non-economically disadvantaged49%
Special education15%
General education57%
English language learners19%
Non-migrant47%

MathThis District
All Students54%
Female53%
Male55%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic53%
White71%
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged56%
Non-economically disadvantaged47%
Special education23%
General education65%
English language learners15%
Non-migrant54%
Source: NJ Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 8
ScienceThis District
All Students70%
Female67%
Male73%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic70%
Pacific Islandern/a
White62%
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged68%
Non-economically disadvantaged80%
Special education37%
General education83%
English language learners25%
Non-migrant70%

Language Arts LiteracyThis District
All Students77%
Female79%
Male76%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic78%
Pacific Islandern/a
White54%
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged76%
Non-economically disadvantaged81%
Special education44%
General education91%
English language learners27%
Non-migrant77%

MathThis District
All Students69%
Female70%
Male69%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic69%
Pacific Islandern/a
White62%
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged68%
Non-economically disadvantaged75%
Special education30%
General education85%
English language learners13%
Non-migrant69%
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
 86% (2013)
 86% (2012)
 83% (2011)
 79% (2010)
 70% (2009)
 72% (2008)
 80% (2007)
The state average for Language Arts Literacy was 92% in 2013.

Math
 75% (2013)
 72% (2012)
 66% (2011)
 62% (2010)
 65% (2009)
 60% (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 Students86%
Female85%
Male86%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic85%
Pacific Islandern/a
White94%
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged84%
Non-economically disadvantaged91%
Special education69%
General education94%
English language learners27%
Non-migrant86%

MathThis District
All Students75%
Female73%
Male76%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic75%
Pacific Islandern/a
White83%
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged74%
Non-economically disadvantaged77%
Special education23%
General education87%
English language learners41%
Non-migrant75%
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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