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Marion P. Thomas Charter School

GreatSchools Rating: 3 out of 10. GreatSchools Ratings are based on test results. 10 is best.
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370 374 South 7th Street
Newark, NJ 07103
Essex County
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PH: (973) 621-0060

  • Grades PK-8
  • 635 students
  • 1 school

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 NJ ASK Results

Scale: % at or above proficient

Grade 3

Language Arts Literacy
 58% (2013)
 69% (2012)
 46% (2011)
 52% (2010)
 48% (2009)
The state average for Language Arts Literacy was 66% in 2013.

Math
 83% (2013)
 80% (2012)
 58% (2011)
 55% (2010)
 63% (2009)
The state average for Math was 78% in 2013.

Source: NJ Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 4

Science
 89% (2013)
 76% (2012)
 85% (2011)
 83% (2010)
 88% (2009)
 76% (2008)
 83% (2007)
The state average for Science was 90% in 2013.

Language Arts Literacy
 55% (2013)
 30% (2012)
 58% (2011)
 43% (2010)
 30% (2009)
The state average for Language Arts Literacy was 59% in 2013.

Math
 83% (2013)
 51% (2012)
 73% (2011)
 48% (2010)
 45% (2009)
The state average for Math was 78% in 2013.

Source: NJ Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 5

Language Arts Literacy
 32% (2013)
 60% (2012)
 45% (2011)
 59% (2010)
 44% (2009)
 56% (2008)
The state average for Language Arts Literacy was 61% in 2013.

Math
 70% (2013)
 79% (2012)
 80% (2011)
 77% (2010)
 72% (2009)
 68% (2008)
The state average for Math was 80% in 2013.

Source: NJ Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 6

Language Arts Literacy
 55% (2013)
 33% (2012)
 46% (2011)
 54% (2010)
 66% (2009)
 28% (2008)
The state average for Language Arts Literacy was 66% in 2013.

Math
 64% (2013)
 57% (2012)
 62% (2011)
 66% (2010)
 51% (2009)
 38% (2008)
The state average for Math was 79% in 2013.

Source: NJ Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 7

Language Arts Literacy
 21% (2013)
 38% (2012)
 45% (2011)
 51% (2010)
 41% (2009)
 54% (2008)
The state average for Language Arts Literacy was 65% in 2013.

Math
 26% (2013)
 33% (2012)
 58% (2011)
 56% (2010)
 49% (2009)
 39% (2008)
The state average for Math was 64% in 2013.

Source: NJ Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 8

Science
 55% (2013)
 58% (2012)
 66% (2011)
 60% (2010)
 83% (2009)
 77% (2008)
The state average for Science was 79% in 2013.

Language Arts Literacy
 85% (2013)
 80% (2012)
 74% (2011)
 73% (2010)
 78% (2009)
 60% (2008)
The state average for Language Arts Literacy was 82% in 2013.

Math
 40% (2013)
 73% (2012)
 68% (2011)
 50% (2010)
 70% (2009)
 52% (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 Students58%
Female60%
Male56%
Black56%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Pacific Islandern/a
Whiten/a
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged57%
General education61%
Non-migrant58%

MathThis District
All Students83%
Female79%
Male88%
Black83%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Pacific Islandern/a
Whiten/a
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged83%
General education85%
Non-migrant83%
Source: NJ Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 4
ScienceThis District
All Students89%
Female88%
Male90%
Black90%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Pacific Islandern/a
Whiten/a
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged89%
Special education82%
General education90%
Non-migrant89%

Language Arts LiteracyThis District
All Students55%
Female60%
Male50%
Black58%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Pacific Islandern/a
Whiten/a
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged55%
Special education18%
General education60%
Non-migrant55%

MathThis District
All Students83%
Female77%
Male90%
Black84%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Pacific Islandern/a
Whiten/a
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged82%
Special education64%
General education85%
Non-migrant83%
Source: NJ Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 5
Language Arts LiteracyThis District
All Students32%
Female36%
Male27%
Black33%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Pacific Islandern/a
Whiten/a
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged35%
General education33%
Non-migrant32%

MathThis District
All Students70%
Female64%
Male76%
Black71%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Pacific Islandern/a
Whiten/a
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged70%
General education73%
Non-migrant70%
Source: NJ Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 6
Language Arts LiteracyThis District
All Students55%
Female65%
Male46%
Black54%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Pacific Islandern/a
Whiten/a
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged58%
General education66%
Non-migrant55%

MathThis District
All Students64%
Female65%
Male64%
Black64%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Pacific Islandern/a
Whiten/a
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged64%
General education74%
Non-migrant64%
Source: NJ Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 7
Language Arts LiteracyThis District
All Students21%
Female27%
Male13%
Black19%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Whiten/a
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged18%
Special education18%
General education23%
Non-migrant21%

MathThis District
All Students26%
Female31%
Male19%
Black24%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Whiten/a
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged26%
General education32%
Non-migrant26%
Source: NJ Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Grade 8
ScienceThis District
All Students55%
Female52%
Male59%
Black50%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Pacific Islandern/a
Whiten/a
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged53%
General education58%
Non-migrant55%

Language Arts LiteracyThis District
All Students85%
Female78%
Male94%
Black83%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Pacific Islandern/a
Whiten/a
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged83%
General education92%
Non-migrant85%

MathThis District
All Students40%
Female26%
Male59%
Black33%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Pacific Islandern/a
Whiten/a
Other ethnicityn/a
Economically disadvantaged42%
General education45%
Non-migrant40%
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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